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New York - Long Island Field Office

Field Office Director: Elizabeth Miller
 District Director: Phyllis Coven
Northeast Region

Physical AddressMailing AddressExpress Mail
30 Barretts Avenue
Holtsville, NY 11742
30 Barretts Avenue
Holtsville, NY 11742
30 Barretts Avenue
Holtsville, NY 11742

Service Area
Transportation, Directions, and Parking
Filing Information and Case Status
Visiting the Office and Attorney Procedures
Naturalization Ceremonies
Prohibited Items

Service Area

This office serves the counties of: Nassau, Queens, and Suffolk.

Transportation

DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

From the North Shore, Western Long Island:
Take the Long Island Expressway (I-495) to Exit 62 Nichols Road (County Route 97).
Stay on the Service Road to Waverly Avenue.
Make a right on Waverly Avenue and drive for approximately one mile until Barretts Avenue (just after the railroad tracks).
At Barretts Avenue make a left.
The office is on the right-hand side (south side) of the road at 30 Barretts Avenue, between Waverly Avenue and Blue Point Road.

From the North Shore, Eastern Long Island:
Take the Long Island Expressway (I-495) to Exit 63 North Ocean Avenue.
Stay to your right continuing on the Service Road to Waverly Avenue (3rd light).
Make a left on Waverly Avenue and drive for approximately one mile until Barretts Avenue (just after the railroad tracks).
At Barretts Avenue make a left.
The office is on the right-hand side (south side) of the road at 30 Barretts Avenue, between Waverly Avenue and Blue Point Road.

From the South Shore, Eastern or Western Long Island:
Take Sunrise Highway (State Highway 27) to Exit 51, Nichols Road North (County Route 97)
Go approximately three miles to Furrows Road (just before the railroad tracks) and make a right-hand turn (traveling east).
Travel approximately one-half mile.
The office is on the right-hand side (south side) of the road at 30 Barretts Avenue, between Waverly Avenue and Blue Point Road.

NOTE: Furrows Road becomes Barretts Avenue after Waverly Avenue.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

Take the Long Island Railroad to either the Ronkonkoma Railroad Station or the Patchogue Railroad Station. From the Ronkonkoma Railroad Station take the S-7A bus South to the Patchogue Railroad Station. From the Patchogue Railroad Station take the S-63 bus North to Barretts Avenue. The S63 bus is scheduled to stop in front of the building.

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Parking & Accessibility

PARKING: Public parking is available near this office.

HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY: This office is handicapped accessible.

Filing Information

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.

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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.

If the customer service representative instructs you to visit our office, you must schedule an INFOPASS appointment, on our website, to visit this office in person.

Remember to bring the following items noted below, to the office for your appointment:

  • Any notices we have sent to you
  • A valid photo identity document, such as a driver license, passport, employment authorization document, etc.
  • A copy of the application or petition that you filed
  • Proof of paying the fee such as a copy of a cancelled check (front and back) or money order that has been traced for payment, or a handwritten receipt from an Immigration Services Officer.

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Visiting the Office

If you have general questions regarding immigration services and benefits, we recommend that you first try our website at www.uscis.gov or call our National Customer Service Center (NCSC) at 1-800-375-5283 (TDD: 1-800-767-1833). Most questions can be answered using our website or calling the NCSC.

Business hours are 7:00 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday. The office is closed on Federal holidays. INFOPASS appointments may also be scheduled on our website at https://infopass.uscis.gov.

To speak with an Immigration Services Officer, you must either have an INFOPASS appointment (https://infopass.uscis.gov) or an appointment scheduled by USCIS.

If you are an attorney or accredited representative, you must bring a signed Form G-28 ''Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative'' (rev. 4/22/09).

Attorney or Representative Procedures

If you are an attorney seeking information at this office, you must make an INFOPASS appointment to visit this office, and you must bring a signed Form G-28.

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Naturalization Ceremonies

The Long Island Field Office only conducts Judicial Ceremonies which are held approximately 1-2 times per week. The Long Island Field Office does not have same-day naturalization ceremonies.

Prohibited Items

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:

  • Cameras (including cell phones with cameras)
  • Recording Devices (including cell phones with recording capabilities)
  • Food or Beverages
  • Animals (other than service animals)

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 10/19/2011