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AR-11, Change of Address

Purpose of Form

The primary purpose for providing the requested information on this form is to report a change of address within 10 days of the change. To do so, you can fill out the form provided here, or you can also change your address online.

IMPORTANT: To ensure your address is updated, do not download Form AR-11 until you read this page: Change of Address Information, as you may also be required to contact the National Customer Service Center (800-375-5283).

To report the change of address of an alien in the United States. If you are subject to Special Registration, see Form AR-11 Special Registration.

Disclosure: Failure to report a change of address may result in a fine, imprisonment and/or removal. 8 U.S.C. sections 1227(a)(3),1306. Failure to comply may also jeopardize your ability to obtain a future visa or other immigration benefits.

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Edition Date

A new edition of this form is coming soon. In the meantime, customers may file using the 12/11/11 or other previous editions.

Where to File

See Form AR-11 for mailing address.

NOTE: The address listed on Form AR-11 is to be used for AR-11 documents only. All other applications and associated fees must go to the address listed in the instructions for that specific application. For questions concerning a specific application, please contact the National Customer Service Center at 800-375-5283.

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Special Instructions

USCIS Privacy Act Statement: Authority: USCIS collects this information under Section 265 of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA), as amended, 8 U.S.C. section 1305.

Routine Uses: USCIS may share the information you provide on this application with other Federal, state, local, and foreign government agencies and authorized organizations in accordance with the approved routine uses described in the associated published system of records notices [DHS-USCIS-007 - Benefits Information System, which can be found at]. The information may also be made available, as appropriate, for law enforcement purposes or in the interest of national security.

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Last Reviewed/Updated: 02/25/2015