Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-129, Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker
Except for the classifications listed below, Form I-129 is filed at the California Service Center or Vermont Service Center, depending on the location of the temporary employment or training. When the temporary employment or training will be multiple locations, the State where your company or organization is located will determine to which Service Center you should send your petition.
Before submitting your form(s), note the different addresses (see "Mailing Addresses" section on page 20).
Exceptions: Regardless of work locations, always send the following types of petitions to the California Service Center:
Regardless of work locations, always send the following types of petitions to the Vermont Service Center:
Failure to follow these instructions may result in the rejection, delay, or denial of your petition.
California Service Center Filings
File Form I-129 with the California Service Center if the beneficiary is or will be employed temporarily or receiving training in:
Alaska Kansas Utah
Arizona Michigan Washington
California Minnesota Wisconsin
Colorado Missouri Wyoming
Idaho North Dakota
Iowa South Dakota
*Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Vermont Service Center Filings
File Form I-129 with the Vermont Service Center if the beneficiary is or will be employed temporarily or receiving training in:
Alabama New Mexico
Arkansas New York
Connecticut North Carolina
District of Columbia Pennsylvania
Florida Puerto Rico
Georgia Rhode Island
Kentucky South Carolina
Mississippi U.S. Virgin Islands
New Hampshire West Virginia
If you are requesting Premium Processing Services for a Form I-129, you must also file a Form I-907, Request for Premium Processing Services. Before you file the I-129/I-907 package, check www.uscis.gov to ensure that the requested classification is eligible for premium processing.
The mailing addresses provided below reflect the most current information as of the date this form was last printed. If you are filing this form more than 30 days after the edition date printed this form (shown in the lower right-hand corner), check before you file to confirm that this is the most current version of the Form I-129 to use by either (1) visiting the "Forms and Fees" section at www.uscis.gov or (2) if you do not have Internet access, call Customer Service at 1-800-375-5283.
Last Reviewed/Updated: 11/24/2014