I-854, Inter-Agency Alien Witness and Informant Record

Purpose of Form

Law enforcement agencies (LEAs) use Form I-854A to request an alien witness and/or informant receive classification as an S nonimmigrant.

LEAs use Form I-854B to request an alien in S nonimmigrant status be permitted to apply for adjustment of status to adjust to lawful permanent resident (LPR) status under section 245(j) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA).

Number of Pages

Form A 8; Form B 4; Instructions 6.

Edition Date

3/13/15. Previous editions not accepted.

Where to File

U.S. Department of Justice
Criminal Division
Office of Enforcement Operations
Policy and Statutory Enforcement Unit
John C. Keeney Bldg., 10th Floor
10th and Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20530-0001

Filing Fee


Special Instructions

This form should not be completed by the general public. It is for use by law enforcement agencies only.

This page can be found at https://www.uscis.gov/i-854

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