California - San Fernando Valley Field Office
Field Office Director: Roland E. Lyons
This office serves the counties of: Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo, Ventura and the following areas in Los Angeles County: Acton, Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Canoga Park, Canyon Country, Castaic, Chatsworth, Encino, Granada Hills, Lake Hughes, Lancaster, Littlerock, Llano, Mission Hills, Newhall, North Hills, Northridge, Pacoima, Palmdale, Panorama City, Pearblossom, Reseda, San Fernando, Santa Clarita, Sherman Oaks, Stevenson Ranch, Sun Valley, Sunland, Sylmar, Tarzana, Tujunga, Valencia, Valyermo, Van Nuys (except for zip codes 91388, 91497, 90606), West Hills, Winnetka, and Woodland Hills.
From Interstate 101 North:
From Interstate 118 West:
Public transportation is available by the bus. Consult the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (METRO) MTA website at www.metro.net for further information.
Parking & Accessibility
PARKING: There is free parking available across the street from the building on Prairie Street.
Follow the instructions on the form(s) that you are filing. If the instructions on the application tell you to file the form at a USCIS local office and you live within this service area, please mail your application or make an INFOPASS appointment to submit your application in person.
Case Status and Referral Follow-ups
If you want to know the status of a case that is pending at this office, you should first call customer service at 1-800-375-5283. If your case is outside of our normal processing time, as shown on the uscis.gov web site, a customer service representative will ask USCIS to research your case, and we will send you a letter with further information.
In order to visit this office or to speak with an Immigration Information Officer, you must have an appointment scheduled by USCIS, or you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment on the USCIS website.
Business Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 7:00 AM to 3:00 PM.
Please note: The office is closed to the public on Thursdays except for fingerprint appointments at the Chatsworth Application Support Center.
Attorney or Representative Procedures
If you are an attorney seeking information at this office, you must make an INFOPASS appointment to visit this office.
The San Fernando Valley Field Office conducts judicial ceremonies once per month. This office does not conduct same-day naturalization ceremonies.
Rules and regulations governing public buildings and grounds can be found at Title 41, Code of Federal Regulations, Subpart 101-20.3 and Title 18, United States Code, Section 930. Additionally, this office prohibits:
Last Reviewed/Updated: 07/31/2012