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Filing Addresses for Form I-539, Application to Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status

Some applicants can file this form online with USCIS Electronic Immigration System (USCIS ELIS).  File by mail at these addresses:

Filing Type

Filing Location

Filing Form I-539 with a principal’s Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker (excluding CNMI residents)

Filing from: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Guam, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Ohio, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin, Wyoming

U.S. Postal Service:

USCIS California Service Center
P.O. Box 10129
Laguna Niguel, CA 92607-1012

USPS Express Mail/Courier:

USCIS California Service Center
24000 Avila Road, 2nd Floor, Room 2312
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

 

Filing from: Alabama, Arkansas, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Vermont, Virginia, U.S. Virgin Islands, West Virginia, District of Columbia

U.S. Postal Service, USPS Express Mail, and Courier:

USCIS Vermont Service Center
Attn: I-539
75 Lower Welden Street
St. Albans, VT 05479

Residents of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI)

 U.S. Postal Service:

USCIS California Service Center
ATTN: CNMI I-539 [insert classification requested]
P.O. Box 10698
Laguna Niguel, CA 92607-1098.

USPS Express Mail/Courier:


USCIS California Service Center
ATTN: CNMI I-539 [insert classification requested]
24000 Avila Road, 2nd Floor, Room 2312
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677

P-4 Dependents of Major League Sports, Athletes, or Support Personnel

U.S. Postal Service, USPS Express Mail, and Courier:

USCIS Vermont Service Center
Attn: I-539
75 Lower Welden Street
St. Albans, VT 05479

 V Nonimmigrants

USCIS Chicago Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 7219
Chicago, IL 60680-7219


USPS Express Mail/Courier:

USCIS
Attn: VKL
131 South Dearborn-3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60603-5517

Change of Status to A, G  and NATO (for embassy, international organization, or NATO employment)Mail Form I-539 through your embassy, international organization, or NATO to:

U.S. Department of State
Office of Protocol
3507 International Place, NW
Suite 242
Washington, D.C. 20008

Change of status to G classification (for foreign government’s mission to the U.N. or U.N. Secretariat employment)

Mail Form I-539 through the foreign government’s mission or the U.N. Secretariat to:

U.S. Mission to the United Nations
799 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017

 Dependent spouse/child change of status to a NATO classification based on a principal NATO nonimmigrant

NATO/HQ SACT Legal Affairs
7857 Blandy Road
Suite 100
Norfolk, VA 23551

You or the principal NATO nonimmigrant through whom you derive your status are posted at a national component or as an exchange officer.  

Your embassy for proper filing through official diplomatic channels.

Extensions of stay for A-3, G-5, or NATO-7 nonimmigrants:  

 

Your embassy, international organization, or NATO command for proper filing through official diplomatic channels.

All other Forms I-539, including:

Change of status from A, G, or NATO classifications to another nonimmigrant classification; or,

A Form I-539 filed separately from a principal’s Form I-129. 

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 660166
Dallas, TX 75266


USPS Express Mail/Courier:

USCIS
ATTN: I-539
2501 S. State Highway 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

 

Last Reviewed/Updated: 02/28/2013