I-130, Petition for Alien Relative
Purpose of Form
For citizen or lawful permanent resident of the United States to establish the relationship to certain alien relatives who wish to immigrate to the United States.
Number of Pages
Form 2; Instructions 7.
12/18/12; (01/08/12; 08/15/11; 11/23/10; 06/14/10; 05/27/08 and 01/31/08 editions also accepted)
Where to File
File at the Chicago or Phoenix Lockbox, depending on where you live and whether you are also filing Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status. The addresses are listed here: Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-130 web page. Petitioners filing from overseas addresses in countries without USCIS offices will also continue to file at the Chicago Lockbox facility. Petitioners residing in a country with a USCIS office may send their Forms I-130 to the Chicago Lockbox, or they may file their Forms I-130 at the international USCIS office having jurisdiction over the area where they live.
This page can be found at http://www.uscis.gov/i-130
Last Reviewed/Updated: 07/05/2013