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Immigration Forms

Immigration forms are legal documents by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services foreign-born individuals can use to immigrate lawfully to the U.S. or apply for citizenship through naturalization. Individuals who use immigration forms need to submit supporting documents as required by the federal agency.
T1161
T1161 The T1161 simply lists qualifying property, and does not report any gain or loss on the deemed disposition.
FD-258
FD-258 The Form FD-258 is used when applying for a Federal Firearms License.
1419 Application for a Visitor Visa
1419 Application for a Visitor Visa Form 1419 is a for for Application for a Visitor visa – Tourist stream
I-485 Supplement J
I-485 Supplement J CONFIRMATION OF BONA FIDE JOB OFFER OR REQUEST FOR JOB PORTABILITY UNDER INA SECTION 204 (j)
DS-117
DS-117 Online Filler DS -117 Form.
I-942
I-942 Use this form to request a reduced filing fee for Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, if your documented annual household income is greater than 150 percent but not more than 200 percent of the Federal Poverty Guidelines at the time you file.
G-884
G-884 A G-884 Form is a form to request the return of original documents submitted to establish eligibility for an immigration benefit.
CBP 6059B (2017)
CBP 6059B (2017) Form 6059B Customs Declaration in English and Fillable. This form can be now be filled out prior to or during your travel and be filled out by typing (instead of hand written) and then printed and taken with you as your official Customs Declaration.
DS-230
DS-230 Form DS-230 is an application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration. All foreign nationals who wish to immigrate to the U.S. permanently on an immigrant visa must submit Form DS-230 at the U.S. Consulate.
I-864EZ
I-864EZ AFFIDAVIT OF SUPPORT UNDER SECTION 213A OF THE ACT
EOIR 29
EOIR 29 EOIR-29 is used to appeal decisions which are made by the Immigration Appeals (Board).
G-1055
G-1055 FEE SCHEDULE
Hotel Reservation Check in Form
Hotel Reservation Check in Form This is a template used to create and fill-out a Hotel Reservation Check in Form which is a document between a borrower and a lender containing details of the loan for record and tracking of payment.)
I-526
I-526 IMMIGRANT PETITION BY ALIEN INVESTOR
DS-1884
DS-1884 PETITION TO CLASSIFY SPECIAL IMMIGRANT UNDER INA 203(b) (4) AS AN EMPLOYEE OR FORMER EMPLOYEE OF THE U.S GOVERNMENT ABROAD
I-102
I-102 APPLICATION FOR REPLACEMENT/ INITIAL NONIMMIGRANT ARRIVAL-DEPARTURE DOCUMENT
I -134 Affidavit of Support
I -134 Affidavit of Support A form used by a sponsor in order to show that the immigrant being sponsored has adequate means of financial support and is not likely to become a public charge.
China Visa (2017)
China Visa (2017) Chinese visa is a travel document issued by authorized government agencies to foreign citizens applying to enter, exit from or transit through the host country's territory based on the host country's laws and regulations.
AR-11 Alien Change of Address Card
AR-11 Alien Change of Address Card Form AR-11 is for filing a change of address with the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services for foreign nationals who are in the United States.
I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification
I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification The Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 is a U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services form. It is used by an employer to verify an employee's identity and to establish that the worker is eligible to accept employment in the United States.
N-426
N-426 REQUEST FOR CERTIFICATION OF MILITARY OR NAVAL SERVICE
G-1145 (2014-2016)
G-1145 (2014-2016) This form to request an electronic notification (e-Notification) when U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services accepts your immigration application.
Hotel Rules
Hotel Rules House rules are management policy or agreements between the guest and the hotel. Usually, these policies are mentioned on the guest registration card which is signed by the guest at the time of check-in.
I-612
I-612 APPLICATION FOR WAIVER OF THE FOREIGN RESIDENCE REQUIREMENT (UNDER SECTION 212 (e) OF THE IMMIGRATION AND NATIONALITY ACT, AS AMENDED)
DS-5506
DS-5506 LOCAL AMERICAN CITIZEN SKILLS/RESOURCES SURVEY
I-129f (2017)
I-129f (2017) U.S. citizens petitioning for K-3 visas for their foreign national spouses must include a copy of the Form I-797C, Notice of Action, showing they have filed Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative, on behalf of their spouse listed on the form.
I-193
I-193 APPLICATION FOR WAIVER OF PASSPORT AND/OR VISA
China Visa Application
China Visa Application Chinese visa is a travel document issued by authorized government agencies to foreign citizens applying to enter, exit from or transit through the host country's territory based on the host country's laws and regulations.
Canadian Citizenship Application
Canadian Citizenship Application In some cases, minors who are not applying for citizenship at the same time as a parent or who wish to qualify on their own may choose to apply under subsection 5(1). For more information, please see Minors applying for Canadian citizenship – subsection 5
I-90
I-90 Form I-90 is an application used by lawful permanent residents and permanent residents in commuter status to apply for replacement or renewal of existing Permanent Resident Cards.
I-751 (2017)
I-751 (2017) You and your spouse must apply together to remove the conditions on your residence by filing Form I-751. You should apply during the 90 days before your second anniversary as a conditional resident.
G-1256
G-1256 The interviewing officer uses this form to record the presence of an interpreter that you have provided for your USCIS interview.
Schengen Visa Application (2019)
Schengen Visa Application (2019) A Schengen visa is a short-stay visa that allows a person to travel to any members of the Schengen Area.
I-693 (2017)
I-693 (2017) Generally, all applicants filing for adjustment of status to that of a lawful permanent resident must submit Form I-693 completed by a designated civil surgeon. Form I-693 is used to report results of a medical examination to USCIS. The examination is req
I-129S
I-129S NONIMMIGRANT PETITION BASED ON BLANKET L PETITION
DS-5528
DS-5528 NEW EVACUEE MANIFEST AND PROMISSORY NOTE FORM
I-360
I-360 This petition is used to classify an alien.
DD 1351-2 (2011-2016)
DD 1351-2 (2011-2016) A DD Form 1351-2 is also known as a Travel Voucher or Subvoucher.
Form I-140
Form I-140 Form I-140 is an USCIS Form.This document is for Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker.
I-907
I-907 REQUEST FOR PREMIUM PROCESSING SERVICE
N-600 (2017-2018)
N-600 (2017-2018) Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship, is an application for a Certificate of Citizenship.
G-1450
G-1450 AUTHORIZATION FOR CREDIT CARD TRANSACTIONS
Affidavit of Mailing
Affidavit of Mailing Affidavit of Mailing is a sworn statement that the Defendant actually mailed the Answer to the Plaintiff on the date indicated at the correct address with the correct postage. Its purpose is to prove that the claim is true, and is typically used in conjunction with witness statements.
Schengen Visa
Schengen Visa Schengen Visa Application Form is used to apply a visa in order to enter and travel in the Schengen Area.
I-730
I-730 REFUGEE/ASYLEE RELATIVE PETITION
I-130 (2015)
I-130 (2015) It is one of numerous USCIS immigration forms. As with all USCIS petitions, the person who submits the petition is called the petitioner and the relative on whose behalf the petition is made is called the beneficiary.
DS-5540
DS-5540 PUBLIC CHARGE QUESTIONNAIRE
I-407 (2017-2019)
I-407 (2017-2019) Form I-407 is designed to ensure that the individual acted voluntarily, willingly, and affirmatively with the intent to abandon LPR status.
DS-4131
DS-4131 ADVANCE NOTIFICATION FORM TOURIST AND OTHER NON-GOVERNMENTAL ACTIVITIES IN THE ANTARCTIC TREATY AREA
Form I-140 (2018)
Form I-140 (2018) Form I-140 is an USCIS Form.This document is for Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker.
I-912 (2018)
I-912 (2018) To request a fee waiver for certain immigration forms and services based on a demonstrated inability to pay.
G-325a (2015-2017)
G-325a (2015-2017) This form collects information about family members, prior marriages, employment history and residence history.
Authorization for Foreign Travel with Minor
Authorization for Foreign Travel with Minor Authorization for Foreign Travel with Minor is a form used by minors who has the permission from their parent or legal guardian for international travel either with someone, group, or organization.
Travel Expense Report
Travel Expense Report This is a template used to create and fill-out a Travel Expense Report Form which is a document between a borrower and a lender containing details of the loan for record and tracking of payment.
Affidavit of Support I-864
Affidavit of Support I-864 Form I-864 is used when a sponsor's relative has been scheduled for an immigrant visa interview with a consular officer overseas or when your relative is about to submit an application for adjustment to permanent resident status with the USCIS or with an
I-131 (2016-2018)
I-131 (2016-2018) Form I-131 also known as Application for Travel Document, is used to apply for a Re Entry Permit, Refugee Travel Document or Advance Parole.
I-485
I-485 Form I-485 is the primary application used by immigrants adjusting status (applying for lawful permanent residence—a green card) in the United States. It collects basic information about the applicant's identity and checks for grounds of inadmissibility.
DS-4138
DS-4138 REQUEST FOR ESCORT SCREENING COURTESIES
I-485
I-485 Form I-485 is the primary application used by immigrants adjusting status (applying for lawful permanent residence—a green card) in the United States.
G-639 (2017)
G-639 (2017) Form G-639, Freedom of Information/Privacy Act Request, can be used to obtain access to USCIS immigration records. You can make the request for yourself or consent to another individual accessing immigration records pertaining to you.
I-929
I-929 PETITION FOR QUALIFYING FAMILY MEMBER OF A U-1 NONIMMIGRANT
G-845
G-845 G-845 form
CBP Form 4457
CBP Form 4457 CBP Form 4457 is used to register personal items before you travel abroad to clear customs easily when you bring those personal effects back to the United States.
N-400 Application for Naturalization
N-400 Application for Naturalization If your biological or legal adoptive mother or father is a U.S. citizen by birth, or was naturalized before you reached your 18th birthday, you may already be a U.S. citizen.
I-864A (2018)
I-864A (2018) Form I-864a, issued by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), is a contract between an immigrants family petitioner/ sponsor and a household member of the sponsor's.

Immigration forms are issued by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) and used by foreign-born individuals to immigrate lawfully to the United States or apply for citizenship through naturalization. The forms vary depending on the person's status in the U.S., family ties to a legal permanent resident, and other factors.

Some of the purposes of immigration forms include petitioning for family members to immigrate, requesting political asylum or refugee status, and applying for a work visa, green card, and U.S. citizenship. Immigration forms are broken down by category and subcategory. Categories include family-based immigration, employment-based immigration, asylum and refugee processing, special immigrant visas for people of extraordinary ability or certain types of investors, and temporary or nonimmigrant visas for tourists or employees.

Most used immigration forms

Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification

Both U.S. employees and employers or authorized representatives of the employers have to accomplish Form I-9 to verify the identity of individuals and prove their legal clearance for employment. Employers should accomplish Form I-9 within three days of hiring for each individual. Employees must comply and attest to employment authorization, providing necessary information and presenting any necessary legal documents confirming their identity and employment eligibilities.

Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card

Form I-90 is a legal document used by lawful permanent residents and permanent residents in commuter status to request or apply for a replacement or renewal of an existing Permanent Resident Card or officially referred to as a green card. In general, green card holders use Form I-90 when their green card is expired, expiring, has been lost, stolen, damaged, or destroyed.

Form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence

To become a 10-year green card holder, one of the documents you need to file with the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services is Form I-751. If you are a conditional resident in the U.S. based on certain conditions, including you or your parent’s marriage to a U.S. citizen, your status as a conditional resident lasts only for two years. Before the two-year period ends, you may file Form I-751 to request from the Immigration Department the conditions and make you a permanent resident.

Some of the documents the Immigration Department may require may include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Birth certificate of a child born to the marriage
  • Lease or mortgage contracts showing joint occupancy or ownership of a communal residence
  • Financial records showing joint ownership and responsibility of assets and liabilities
  • Affidavits
  • Photographs of a married couple together

Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative

Filing Form I-130 is a step to help a relative immigrate to the United States, enabling him or her to become a green card holder. A U.S. citizen or lawful resident uses Form I-130 to establish his or her relationship with a certain alien relative who plans to migrate to the U.S.

A U.S. citizen may file Form I-I30 to petition for the following individuals:

  • His or her spouse
  • His or her unmarried child who is under 21 years old
  • His or her unmarried son or daughter who is 21 years old or older
  • His or her married son or daughter of any age
  • His or her brother or sister — The petitioner must be 21 years old or older.
  • His or her mother or father — The petitioner must be 21 years old or older.

A lawful permanent resident of the U.S. may file Form I-130 for the following individuals:

  • His or her spouse
  • His or her unmarried child who is under 21 years old
  • His or her unmarried son or daughter who is 21 years old or older

Form I-864, Affidavit of Support Under Section 213A of the INA

Form I-864 is an immigration document a U.S. citizen uses to accept financial responsibility for an individual — a relative or family member — who is coming to live in the United States. The person who affixes his or her signature on Form I-864 becomes a sponsor. Employers may also use Form I-864 to sponsor immigrants. In addition, if the petitioner’s income is insufficient, a joint-sponsor may agree to also complete Form I-864 on the applicant’s behalf.

To use Form I-864, you must be:

  • A lawful U.S. permanent resident
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Earning an income that is 125 percent above the federal poverty line
  • Able to prove that the U.S. is your permanent home

Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status

“Adjust of status” is used to describe a change in U.S. immigration status to permanent residence. Immigrants who want to, apply for a lawful, permanent residence or to become a green card holder in the United States, can use Form I-485. An applicant may file Form I-485 based on the following major categories:

  • Family-based
  • Employment-based
  • Special immigrant
  • Asylum or refugee
  • Human trafficking victim or crime victim
  • Special programs
  • Additional options

Take note that relatives or spouses who are not physically present in the United States cannot file Form I-485. In addition, even when they are physically present, there are disqualifying conditions that do not allow individuals to file Form I-485. You typically cannot file Form I-485 if:

  • You entered the U.S. as a crewman.
  • You entered the U.S. for transit purposes.
  • You were admitted to the United States as a witness or informant.
  • You are deportable because you were involved in terrorist activity or involved with a terrorist group.

Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status

Individuals — foreigners with nonimmigrant status — who want to change to another visa status or extend their stay in the United States should use Form I-539. Form I-539 must be submitted before their visa expires. To be eligible to file Form I-539 to apply for an extension of an authorized period of stay, the following conditions must be true:

  • You were lawfully allowed entry into the U.S. with a nonimmigrant status.
  • Your nonimmigrant status is still in effect.
  • You have not committed or been involved in any crimes that make you unqualified for a visa.
  • You have not violated the conditions of your admission.
  • Your passport is valid and will remain valid for the duration of your stay in the U.S.