Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-131, Application for Travel Document

Use the chart below to determine where you must file your Form I-131.

E-Notification: If you want to receive an email or a text message that a USCIS Lockbox facility has accepted your Form I-131, complete Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance and attach it to the first page of your application. 

Abused spouses, children, or parents

 

If you are…Send your form to…

Filing a Form I-485, Application to Register
Permanent Residence or Adjust Status
as an
abused spouse, child, or parent, AND you are:

  • Filing Form I-131 together with
    Form I-485, or
  • Filing Form I-131 based on a pending
    Form I-485

USCIS
Vermont Service Center
75 Lower Welden Street
St. Albans, VT 05479-0001

 

Applicants with a pending Form I-485

If you are…Send your form to the…

Filing your Form I-131 together with
your Form I-485

Same address that you are filing your Form I-485.
Go to our Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-485,
Application to Register Permanent Residence or
Adjust Status
page for the current information on
where to file both forms.

Filing your Form I-131 alone, and your
Form I-485 receipt notice
(Form I-797C, Notice of Action):

  • Begins with MSC
    (example: MSC1234567890
    or
  • Does not have three letters at the beginning
    (example: 1234567890)

USCIS Chicago Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service :
USCIS
P.O. Box 805887
Chicago, IL 60680-4120

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: FBAS
131 S. Dearborn, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60603-5517

Filing your Form I-131 alone, and your
Form I-485 receipt notice (Form I-797C,
Notice of Action
) begins with:

  • EAC (example: EAC123054956)

      or

  • SRC (v: SRC0595784321)

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
PO Box 660867
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: NFB AOS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Suite 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

Filing your Form I-131 alone,
and your Form I-485 receipt notice
(Form I-797C, Notice of Action) begins with:

  • LIN (example: LIN1230549568)

or

  • WAC (example: WAC0596784321)

USCIS Phoenix Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 21281
Phoenix, AZ 85036

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: NFB AOS
1820 E. Skyharbor Circle S
Ste. 100
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Haitian family members

If you are…Send your form to the…

The dependent spouse or child of:

  • Someone who received a
    Green Card under the
    Haitian Refugee Immigrant
    Fairness Act (HRIFA), or
  • Someone who is applying
    under HRIFA and has a
    pending Form I-485

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 660866
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:

USCIS
Attn: HRIFA
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Ste. 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

Filing under the Haitian Family
Reunification Parole (HFRP)

Program, and you need to file
for all relatives associated with
the Form I-130 at the same time
so they can be processed
together.

Note: If you were initially paroled into the U.S. through HFRP and are now filing for an advance parole travel document, file at the Phoenix or Dallas Lockbox as specified below.

USCIS Chicago Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 8500
Chicago, IL 60680-4120

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: HFRP
131 S. Dearborn, 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60603-5517

Filing under the HFRP Program,
and you are currently in removal
proceedings
or have been
previously removed from the
United States

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Homeland Security Investigations/Investigative
Service Division
Parole and Law Enforcement Program Unit (PLEPU)
500 12th St., SW, Mail Stop 5112
Washington, DC 20536

Filing for an advance parole travel document, after being initially paroled into the U.S. through HFRP, and you live in….
Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
North Dakota
Ohio
Oregon
South Dakota
Utah
Washington
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Guam
Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands

USCIS Phoenix Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service (USPS):
USCIS
P.O. Box 21281
Phoenix, AZ 85036

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: NFB AOS
1820 E. Skyharbor Circle S
Ste. 100
Phoenix, AZ 85034
 

Filing for an advance parole travel document, after being initially paroled into the U.S. through HFRP, and you live in….
Alabama
Arkansas
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Mississippi
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Oklahoma
Tennessee
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
U.S. Virgin Islands
West Virginia

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service (USPS):
USCIS
P.O. Box 660867
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: NFB AOS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Ste. 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

Cuban family members

If you are…Send your form to the…

Filing under the Cuban Family
Reunification Parole (CFRP)
Program
, and you need to
file for all eligible relatives
associated with the same
underlying approved
Form I-130
at the same time so that they
can be processed together.

You are only eligible to apply
if you have received an invitation
to do so.

USCIS Chicago Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 8500
Chicago, IL 60680-4120

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: CFRP
131 S. Dearborn,- 3rd. Floor
Chicago, IL 60603-5517

Filing under the CFRP Program,
and you are currently in removal
proceedings 
or have been
previously removed from
the United States

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement
Homeland Security Investigations/Investigative
Service Division
Parole and Law Enforcement Program Unit (PLEPU)
500 12th St., SW, Mail Stop 5112
Washington, DC 20536

Relatives of a Filipino war veteran

If you are…Send your form to…

Filing under the Filipino World
War II Veterans Parole Program
(FWVP)
, and you need to file for
all eligible relatives associated
with the same underlying
approved Form I-130 at the
same time so that they can
be processed together

USCIS Chicago Lockbox
 
For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS P.O. Box 8500
Chicago, IL 60680-4120
 
For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
ATTN: FWVP
131 S. Dearborn – 3rd Floor
Chicago, IL 60603-5517

Filing under the FWVP Program,
and you are currently in removal
proceedings
or have been
previously removed from the
United States

U.S. Immigration and Customs
Enforcement Homeland Security
Investigations/Investigative
Service Division
Parole and Law Enforcement
Program Unit (PLEPU)
500 12th St., SW, Mail Stop 5112
Washington, DC 20536

Humanitarian parole applicants

If you are…Send your form to…
  • Outside the United States and
    requesting humanitarian
    advance parole, or
  • Inside the United States with
    parole authorized previously
    by USCIS International
    Operations and requesting
    re-parole.

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 660865
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS
Attn: HP
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Ste. 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

 

Filing for humanitarian parole and
you are currently in removal
proceedings or have been
previously removed from the
United States

U.S. Immigration and Customs  
Enforcement
Homeland Security
Investigations/Investigative
Service Division
Parole and Law Enforcement
Program Unit (PLEPU)
500 12th St., SW, Mail Stop 5112
Washington, DC 20536

 

International Entrepreneur applicants

If you are...Send your form to...

Applying for an Advance Parole Document for
Dependent Spouse/Child of an Entrepreneur
Parolee or Applicant for Entrepreneur

See International Entrepreneur Parole page

 

T or U visa holders

If you have a…Send your form to…

T nonimmigrant visa and you are filing
Form I-131 based on an approved
Form I-914, Application for T Nonimmigrant Status

USCIS

Vermont Service Center
75 Lower Welden Street
St. Albans, VT 05479-0001

T or U nonimmigrant visa and you are filing
Form I-131:

OR

  • Based on a pending Form I-485.

USCIS

Vermont Service Center
75 Lower Welden Street
St. Albans, VT 05479-0001

 

Temporary Protected Status (TPS) applicants

If you are…Send your form to…
Filing Form I-131 together with a
Form I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status
The address listed for on the TPS page
for your country

Filing Form I-131 based on a
pending or approved Form I-821

Note: You must include a copy of
the receipt notice (Form I-797C)
showing that USCIS accepted or
approved your Form I-821.

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:
USCIS
P.O. Box 660167
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
USCIS Attn: I-131 TPS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Ste. 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

 

U.S. military family members

If you are…Send your form to…

Applying for parole in place as a family member of a U.S. military service member or veteran

The USCIS field office that has jurisdiction over where you live. If you are currently on assignment away from your permanent residence, you may file your Form I-131 at either the office with jurisdiction over where you currently live or over your permanent residence.

You may also submit your application in person at your local USCIS field office. You can make an appointment online.

Filing at a field office: Effective Nov. 5, 2018, the Los Angeles City and County field offices will not accept money orders or certified checks for applications received through the mail or in-person. They will continue accepting personal, business, and attorney checks; in-person credit cards; and reloadable credit cards at the field offices.

Correcting a USCIS error on travel documents

Call the USCIS Contact Center at 800-375-5283 for assistance. For people who are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech disability: TTY 800-767-1833.

All other applicants (including re-entry permit applicants )

All Applicants
If you live in…Send your form to…

Alaska
Arizona
California
Colorado
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois
Indiana
Iowa
Kansas
Michigan
Minnesota
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada
North Dakota
Ohio
Oregon
South Dakota
Utah
Washington
Wisconsin
Wyoming
Guam
Commonwealth of Northern Mariana Islands

USCIS Phoenix Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:

USCIS
P.O. Box 21281
Phoenix, AZ 85036

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:

USCIS
Attn: NFB AOS
1820 E. Skyharbor Circle S
Ste. 100
Phoenix, AZ 85034

Alabama
Arkansas
Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Mississippi
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Oklahoma
Tennessee
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
U.S. Virgin Islands
West Virginia

USCIS Dallas Lockbox

For U.S. Postal Service:

USCIS
P.O. Box 660867
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:

USCIS
Attn: NFB AOS
2501 S. State Hwy. 121 Business
Ste. 400
Lewisville, TX 75067

 

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