China - Beijing Field Office
Field Office Director
The Beijing Field Office has jurisdiction over Beijing, Tianjin, Shanghai, Hebei, Heilongjiang, Jilin, Liaoning, Shanxi, and Inner Mongolia.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Mailing Address from the US
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Mailing Address from Outside the US
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Express Mail Address
Same as the mailing address used for mailing outside of the United States.
The Beijing Field Office is located at No. 55 An Jia Lou Road.
American Citizens and visa applicants should enter the USCIS Beijing Field Office at the Embassy's east gate. The east gate is located at the Tian Ze Road Intersection of An Jia Lou Road, close to Ladies' Street (Nüren Jie) and Laitai Flower Market, and opposite the Kempinski Hotel and Lufthansa Shopping Center.
Hours of Operation
The office is open to the public by appointment only and is closed on Chinese and American holidays.
Phone, Fax Numbers & Email
Visiting the office in person
Processed By Appointment Only:
Please Note: It is important to notify this office if the petitioner's, representative's, or beneficiary's contact information listed on Form I-730 has changed. Office contact information in Chinese can be found on the Embassy of the United States, Bejing’s website.
Due to customs delays, it may take up to two months for a Form I-730 forwarded by the service center to reach this office. Contact this office for case status inquiries only when more than two months have passed since you received a Form I-730 Approval or Transfer Notice from the Service Center and you have not received any correspondence from USCIS during that two month period.
The nearest subway location is the Liangmaqiao stop on line #10.
Parking & Handicap Accessibility
Street parking is available outside the Embassy.
The building is accessible for individuals with special needs.
Fees for applications and petitions are listed in the Forms section.
This office does not accept fees. The fees for all applications and petitions submitted to the Beijing Field Office must be paid to the Cashier at the American Embassy in China. All fees must be paid in cash with U.S. dollars or Chinese RMB, or with U.S. issued Mastercard or Visa. Personal checks are not accepted.
On the day you file your petition you will receive a form, and will be asked to take the form to the American Citizen Services (ACS) office, located adjacent to our office in the Embassy, and you will pay the filing fee. ACS will give you a receipt as evidence that you have paid the fee and you will need to provide the receipt to USCIS.
The cashier hours at the American Citizen Services Section of the American Embassy in Beijing are 9a.m. to 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. to 4p.m.
We strive to provide quality service to our customers. If we have not lived up to this commitment or if we have met or exceeded your expectations, please let us know. To comment on the services provided at this office, please write to the Field Office Director at the address given above, or to the:
If you feel you were mistreated by a U.S. immigration employee, or wish to make a complaint of misconduct by a U.S. immigration employee, you may write to the District Director, or write directly to the:
Immigration forms are available under the Forms section.
For in-depth information about visas, please see the Visa Services section of the U.S. Department of State website.
The Administrative Review Office DHS/CBP Minneapolis is responsible for all non-immigrant visa waivers with the exception of K visas which are adjudicated by USCIS.
If you wish to abandon your permanent residence and relinquish your Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), please contact us for further instructions.
Forms I-600 & I-600A
U.S. Citizens, with proof of residency in the jurisdiction of the Beijing Field Office of USCIS, (see above) may file an Immediate Relative Petition (Form I-130) by making an appointment to come in to the office during Window hours. Examples of acceptable proof of residency documents would include: Chinese resident card, student or employment visa, passport stamps, employment contracts, and residential leases, to name a few.
To file Form I-130 with USCIS Beijing:
1. Make sure that all pertinent information on Form I-130 is completed and signed by the petitioner.
2. Submit originals of the following:
3. After the petition has been approved, it will be sent to the Immigrant Visa Unit in the Embassy or Consulate you choose. You will need to contact the Immigrant Visa Unit for further questions on scheduling appointments, issuance of visas, etc.