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Appendix 16-1 USCIS Forms - FD-258 Requirements.
UNLESS OTHERWISE SPECIFIED, All APPLICATIONS LISTED BELOW REQUIRE A FD-258 APPLICANT CARD SUBMITTED WITH A $25.00 PROCESSING FEE WHEN FILED BY AN APPLICANT BETWEEN THE AGES OF 14 AND 75.
Application for Replacement ARC card
: FD-258 is required only if the applicant is applying for a new ARC due to the fact that he/she has turned 14 years of age. For replacement applications, only the I-89 fingerprint is necessary. (Fingerprint is take at districts)
Application for Advance Permission to Enter as Nonimmigrant
: FD-258 is required in cases where criminal or fraud grounds exist. For applicants residing near the CBP Port of Entry (POE), fingerprints may be taken at POE. Other applicants may be fingerprinted at US. consular offices or U.S. military installations abroad. All FD-258s will be forwarded the Nebraska Service Center.
Application for Permission to Reapply for Admission Into the United States After Deportation or Removal
: FD-258 is required in cases where criminal or fraud grounds exist. Filed with an I-601 Application for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability.
Application for Naturalization
Application to Register for Permanent Residence or Adjust Status
: FD-258 with fee is required for all applicants between the ages of 14 and 79.
Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal
: FD-258 is required, however fingerprint fee is waived. There is no upper age limit
Immigrant Petition for Orphan (Adoption): I-600A Advance Processing; Immigrant Petition for Orphan (Adoption)
: One FD-258 is required from each parent and every adult present in the household where the orphan will reside. The $25 fingerprint fee applies to each person fingerprinted. All FD-258 fingerprint cards will be forwarded to the Nebraska Service Center.
Application for Waiver of Grounds of Excludability
: For waivers under 212(h) and 212(i). Submitted with Form 1-485 Adjustment of Status and FD-258 which includes the $25 fingerprinting fee.
Application for Voluntary Departure / Application for Temporary Protected Status
: The I-817, Family Unity (FU), and I-821 Temporary Protected Status (TPS) forms require FD-258 fingerprints for the INITIAL application for applicants 14 or older. Applicants filing extensions for these benefits do not need to be fingerprinted.
Application for Alternative Inspection Services
: Applications will be processed at the port of entry. All FD-258 fingerprint cards will be sent to the Nebraska Service Center to be MRD. NSC will then forward the FD-258s to the FBI.
Application for Suspension of Deportation
: Replaced Form I-256A
Nebraska Service Center:
P.O. Box 87258
Lincoln, NE 68501-7258