I-134, Affidavit of Support

Purpose of Form

To show that visa applicants have sponsorship and will not become public charges while in the United States. The sponsor must file a separate affidavit for each applicant.

Number of Pages

Form 8; Instructions 6.

Edition Date

11/30/16. No previous editions accepted. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the Form and Instructions.

Where to File

You must sign Form I-134 in your full name. (Note: Signing Form I-134 is under penalty of perjury under U.S. law).  For this reason, it is not necessary to sign Form I-134 before a notary, nor to have your signature notarize after you sign it.

Where you submit the form depends on whether the alien you are sponsoring is in or outside the United States and what type of application is being submitted.  See the instructions provided with the corresponding application for detailed information on where to submit this affidavit of support.

Filing Tips for I-134, Affidavit of Support

Complete all sections of the form.

Sign the form at Part 4, Item Number 6.a., Sponsor’s Signature. The fillable version of Form I-134 now includes a “Don’t forget to sign!” message and an arrow pointing to the signature box as a reminder for when you print the completed form for mailing. If there is no signature in Part 4, we will reject the form and return it to you.

Filing Fee

$0

Special Instructions

This page can be found at: https://www.uscis.gov/i-134

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