I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Investor
Use this form if you are an investor who wishes to immigrate to the United States.
Number of Pages
Form 13; instructions 13.
11/21/19. Starting Dec. 6, 2019, we will only accept the 11/21/19 edition. Until then, you should use the 4/15/19 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. Please read our Lockbox Filing Tips before submitting your form.
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. We will reject the form 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.
$3,675. You may pay the fee with a money order, personal check, or cashier’s check. When filing at a USCIS Lockbox facility, you may also pay by credit card using Form G-1450, Authorization for Credit Card Transactions. If you pay by check, you must make your check payable to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Please note that service centers are not able to process credit card payments.
When you send a payment, you agree to pay for a government service. Filing and biometric service fees are final and non-refundable, regardless of any action we take on your application, petition, or request, or if you withdraw your request. Use our Fee Calculator to help determine your fee.
E-Notification: If you want to receive an email and/or a text message that we have accepted your Form I-526 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.