I-912, Request for Fee Waiver
Purpose of Form
To request a fee waiver for certain immigration benefits and services based on an inability to pay. Please consult http://www.uscis.gov/feewaiver for the complete list of forms and services that are eligible for a fee waiver.
Number of Pages
Form 5; Instructions 9.
Update: Although Form I-912 indicates that it expired May 31, 2015, customers may continue to use the 05/10/13 version until a new version is issued. USCIS has received customer feedback on our proposed changes to Form I-912, Request for Fee Waiver, USCIS Form I-912 30-day Notice published on June 17, 2015, in the Federal Register. We value your input and are considering your suggestions. We will provide more information soon.
05/10/13. A new edition of this form is coming soon. In the meantime, customers may file using the 05/10/13 edition or other previous editions.
Where to File
To file your completed Form I-912, attach it and all supporting documentation to the immigration benefit that you are submitting. Please do not submit your Form I-912 without a completed application or petition. Mail your complete application or petition, Form I-912, and supporting documentation to the USCIS office according to the “Where to File” directions identified in the form instructions to which the Form I-912 relates.
NOTE: If you are requesting a fee waiver, you cannot use our e-Filing system. Please file a paper application.
You may not file Form I-912 if you are requesting consideration of deferred action for childhood arrivals. There are no fee waivers for this process. Fee exemptions will be available in limited circumstances. See the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Fee exemption web page for more details.
This page can be found at http://www.uscis.gov/i-912
Last Reviewed/Updated: 09/04/2015