I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur

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.

Edition Date

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):

USCIS
P.O. Box 660168
Dallas, TX 75266

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:

USCIS
Attn: I-526
2501 S. State Highway 121 Business
Suite 400
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.

Filing Fee

$3,675

Special Instructions

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

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