N-336, Request for a Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings (Under Section 336 of the INA)

Use this form to request a hearing before an immigration officer on the denial of your Form N-400, Application for Naturalization.

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Edition Date

11/08/19. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.

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Where to File

You may file your Form N-336 online or by mail (paper).

Filing your Form N-336 online

You must create a USCIS online account. Having an online account will also allow you to:

  • Pay your filing fee online;
  • Check the status of your case;
  • Receive notifications and case updates;
  • Respond to requests for evidence; and
  • Manage your contact information, including updating your address.

(Attorneys and accredited representatives can also create an online account, which will allow them to manage their clients’ applications in one place.)

Filing your Form N-336 by mail

Mail your form to the Phoenix Lockbox. We encourage you to read our filing tips before mailing your form.

U.S. Postal Service (USPS):

Attn: NATZ
P.O. Box 20100
Phoenix, AZ 85036-0100

FedEx, UPS, and DHL deliveries:

Attn: NATZ (Box 20100)
1820 E. Skyharbor Circle S
Suite 100
Phoenix, AZ 85034-4850

When you submit your Form N-336 through the mail, we will mail you a USCIS Account Acceptance Notice with instructions on how to create a USCIS online account to track and manage your case. We will continue processing your application even if you choose not to create an online account. We will also continue to send you copies of notifications about your case by mail through the U.S. Postal Service.

Filing Tips for Form N-336, Request for a Hearing on a Decision in Naturalization Proceedings

Complete all sections of the form. We will reject the form if these fields are missing:

  • Family Name (Last Name)
  • Date of Birth
  • Address

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

Filing Fee

If you file your Form N-336 online, you may pay your fee online. If you file your Form N-336 by mail (paper), you may pay the fee with a money order, personal check, cashier’s check, or 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. 

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.

If you filed Form N-400 as a member of the U.S. armed forces (under sections 328 or 329 of the INA) and we denied your application, you do not need to pay a fee to file Form N-336.

Special Instructions

E-Notification: To receive an email or text message when we accept your form, complete Form G-1145, E-Notification of Application/Petition Acceptance, and clip it to the front of the form.

Attorney or representative: You may be represented, at no expense to the U.S. government, by an attorney or other authorized representative. Your representative must submit Form G-28, Notice of Entry or Appearance as Attorney or Representative, with your Form N-336. Your representative may also submit Form G-28 at the time of your interview.

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