I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
- Form I-526 (PDF, 684 KB)
- Instructions for Form I-526 (PDF, 245 KB)
- Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance (PDF, 229 KB)
Purpose of Form
Use this form if you are an entrepreneur who wishes to immigrate to the United States.
Number of Pages
Form 13; Instructions 13.
05/30/17. Starting 8/28/2017, we will only accept the 05/30/17 edition. Until then, you can use the 04/10/17 edition. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.
Where to File
File your completed Form I-526 at the USCIS Dallas Lockbox facility:
For U.S. Postal Service (USPS):
P.O. Box 660168
Dallas, TX 75266
For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:
2501 S. State Highway 121 Business
Lewisville, TX 75067
Filing Tips for Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur
Complete all sections of the form. The form will be rejected if these fields are missing:
- Part 1. Information About You
- Family Name
- Mailing Address
Don’t forget to sign your form! We will reject and return any unsigned form.
Read important filing tips and additional information on fees and customer service on our Lockbox filing tips webpage.
E-Notification: If you want to receive an email and/or a text message that your Form I-526 has been accepted at a USCIS Lockbox facility, complete Form G-1145, e-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance, and clip it to the first page of your application.
This page can be found at https://www.uscis.gov/i-526