USCIS Updates Fee Payment System Used in Field Offices

Changes will increase transaction security and reduce processing errors

We expanded the fee payment system used in field offices to the following offices:

  • Albany, New York;
  • Albuquerque, New Mexico;
  • Atlanta, Georgia;
  • Baltimore, Maryland;
  • Barrigada, Guam;
  • Boston, Massachusetts;
  • Brooklyn, New York;
  • Buffalo, New York;
  • Charleston, South Carolina;
  • Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands;
  • Charlotte, North Carolina;
  • Chicago, Illinois;
  • New York City, New York;
  • Dallas, Texas;
  • Detroit, Michigan;
  • El Paso, Texas;
  • Fort Myers, Florida;
  • Fort Smith, Arkansas;
  • Greer, South Carolina;
  • Harlingen, Texas;
  • Hartford, Connecticut;
  • Hialeah, Florida;
  • Honolulu, Hawaii;
  • Houston, Texas;
  • Jacksonville, Florida;
  • Kendall, Florida;
  • Las Vegas, Nevada;
  • Lawrence, Massachusetts;
  • Long Island, New York;
  • Louisville, Kentucky;
  • Los Angeles, California;
  • Los Angeles County, California;
  • Manchester, New Hampshire;
  • Memphis, Tennessee;
  • Miami, Florida;
  • Milwaukee, Wisconsin;
  • Montgomery, Alabama;
  • Mt. Laurel, New Jersey;
  • Nashville, Tennessee;
  • New Orleans, Louisiana;
  • Newark, New Jersey;
  • Oakland Park, Florida;
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma;
  • Orlando, Florida;
  • Philadelphia, Pennsylvania;
  • Phoenix, Arizona;
  • Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania;
  • Portland, Maine;
  • Portland, Oregon;
  • Providence, Rhode Island;
  • Queens, New York;
  • Raleigh, North Carolina;
  • Reno, Nevada;
  • Sacramento, California;
  • Saint Albans, Vermont;
  • Saint Paul, Minnesota;
  • Saipan, Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands;
  • Santa Ana, California;
  • San Antonio, Texas;
  • San Bernardino, California;
  • San Fernando, California;
  • San Francisco, California;
  • San Jose, California;
  • San Juan, Puerto Rico;
  • Tampa, Florida;
  • Tucson, Arizona; and  
  • West Palm Beach, Florida.

Effective immediately, these offices will only accept payments in the form of a:

  • Personal check;
  • Attorney check;
  • Business check;
  • Debit card;
  • Credit card; or
  • Reloadable prepaid credit or debit card.
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