Official Website of the United States Department of Homeland Security
Share This PageShare This Page PrintPrint

Filing Addresses for Form I-600A, Application for Advance Processing of Orphan Petition

The “Where to File” guidance in the Form I-600A and Form I-600 instructions refers the public to this website for filing location guidance. Please use these instructions:

I am a… File with…
  •  Prospective Adoptive Parent(s) Residing in the U.S.

 Dallas Lockbox Facility:

  • For U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:

    USCIS
    P.O. Box 660088
    Dallas, TX 75266
  • For Express mail and courier deliveries:

USCIS
ATTN: Adoption
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business,
Suite 400,
Lewisville, TX 75067

  • The USCIS National Benefits Center will adjudicate Form I-600A.
  • You may not file with a USCIS overseas office or U.S. Department of State.

 

I am a… File with… 
  • Prospective Adoptive Parent(s) Residing Abroad
  • You may file with the USCIS overseas office with jurisdiction over your residence abroad.
  • Or
  • File in the U.S.
    • For U.S. Postal Service (USPS) deliveries:

      USCIS
      P.O. Box 660088
      Dallas, TX 75266
    • For Express mail and courier deliveries:

USCIS
ATTN: Adoption
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business,
Suite 400,
Lewisville, TX 75067

 
  • If you file in the U.S. with the USCIS Dallas Lockbox facility, include the proposed U.S. residence of the prospective adoptive parent(s) on the application; the USCIS National Benefits Center will adjudicate Form I-600A.
  • You may not file Form I-600A with the U.S. Department of State. 

 

Last Reviewed/Updated: 06/12/2013