EOIR-29, Notice of Appeal to the Board of Immigration Appeals from a Decision of a DHS Officer
- Form EOIR-29 (PDF, 182 KB)
- Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance (PDF, 240 KB)
Purpose of Form
Use this form to appeal a USCIS decision on a Form I-130 or Form I-360 (Widow(er) only).
Note: An attorney or an accredited representative of an organization recognized by the BIA must file a separate notice of appearance on behalf of the petitioner (Form EOIR-27) with the EOIR-29.
Do not use this form to appeal a Department of State overseas consular officer's denial of your visa application (i.e. DS-157, DS-230, or DS-260). For information about visa application denials, please reference the Department of State website.
Number of Pages
2 (Form 1; Instructions 1)
July 2015. (January 2015, October 2013, 2012 and April 2009 editions still accepted).
Where to File
Follow the instructions in the decision letter from USCIS.
If filing at a USCIS Lockbox facility: To receive an email or text message when we accept your form, complete Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance and clip it to the first page.
To ensure your form is accepted, make sure you:
- Properly sign the form.
- Pay the correct fee of $110.
- Include a copy of the denial letter you received from USCIS.
This page can be found at: https://www.uscis.gov/eoir-29