I-907, Request for Premium Processing Service

Purpose of Form

Employers may use this form to request faster processing of certain employment-based petitions and applications. Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker and Form I-140, Immigrant Petition for Alien Worker, have been designated for Premium Processing Service. However, not all designated classifications within these forms are eligible for Premium Processing Service, and the R-1 classification is only eligible after a successful on-site inspection at the place of employment. For more information on eligible premium processing categories, please visit our "How Do I Use the Premium Processing Service?" page.

Number of Pages

Form 6; Instructions 5.

Edition Date

12/11/15.  01/29/15 version also accepted.

Where to File

The filing location for Form I-907 depends on whether you are requesting Premium Processing Service for Form I-129 or for Form I-140: To learn where you should file your completed Forms I-907/I-129 for Premium Processing Services, see “Direct Filing Addresses for Form I-129”. For information on Form I-140 related Form I-907 filing instructions and locations, see the instructions for Form I-140.

Additional Information for Completing Your Form:

If you submit Form I-907 on paper: Be sure to sign the form at Part 3, Item Number 3., Requestor’s Signature. The fillable version of Form I-907 now includes “Don’t forget to sign!” messages and an arrow pointing to the signature box as reminders for when you print the completed form for mailing. USCIS rejects any unsigned Form I-907. Having to return it to you for a signature will delay processing of your request.

Filing Fee


Special Instructions

Note: If you are requesting premium processing on a form type and classification that is premium-eligible, the $1,225 premium processing fee is required in addition to all other filing fees required by the application or petition to be processed. Checks should be made payable to U.S. Department of Homeland Security.

Religious Workers (R-1): For I-129 petitions seeking R-1 classification - We will accept your Form I-907 if you have previously completed a successful on-site inspection at the beneficiary’s place of employment.

Do not send requests for Premium Processing to a USCIS Lockbox facility.

This page can be found at https://www.uscis.gov/i-907

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