I-356, Request for Cancellation of Public Charge Bond

Use this form to request cancellation of the public charge bond that was submitted on Form I-945, Public Charge Bond. Certain classes of aliens (such as refugees, asylees, petitioners under the federal Violence Against Women Act, and certain T and U visa applicants) are exempt from the public charge ground of inadmissibility and therefore are not subject to the Inadmissibility on Public Charge Grounds final rule. For more information about the classes of aliens who are exempt from the final rule, please see the USCIS Policy Manual (PDF, 335 KB)

Number of Pages

Form 14; Instructions 11.

Edition Date

10/15/19. The edition date is at the bottom of every page on the form and instructions.

Dates are listed in mm/dd/yy format.

Where to File

USCIS Eastern Forms Center
Attn: Form I-356
PO Box 567
Williston, VT 05495

Additional Information for Completing Your Form:
Don’t forget to sign your form! We will reject any unsigned form.

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