I-829, Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status

Purpose of Form

Use this form if you are a conditional permanent resident who obtained status through entrepreneurship and want to remove the conditions on your residence.

Number of Pages

Form 11; Instructions 14.

Edition Date

04/21/17.  You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.

Where to File

File at the California Service Center.  Do not file at a Lockbox facility.

For U.S. Postal Service (USPS):

USCIS California Service Center
P.O. Box 10526
Laguna Niguel, CA 92607-0526
Attn: I-829

For FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:

24000 Avila Road
2nd Floor, Room 2312
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
Attn: I-829

Don’t forget to sign your form!  We will reject any unsigned form.

Filing Fee

$3,750. A biometric services fee of $85 is also required for the petitioners, as well as any current spouse, former conditional permanent resident spouse, or conditional permanent resident children that are included on the petition between 14 and 79 years of age. That means you must submit a separate biometric services fee of $85 for each conditional permanent resident who is applying with you to remove the conditions on their permanent resident status.  Please note that service centers are not able to process credit card payments.

Special Instructions

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