2019 USCIS Forms Updates

This is a running page of USCIS form updates. Please always check the USCIS website for the most up-to-date information.

April 23, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Entrepreneur; New Edition Dated 4/15/19.

Starting 6/25/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/15/19 edition. Until then, the 5/30/17 edition can be used.


April 15, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form I-601A, Application for Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver; New Edition Dated 2/13/19

Starting 6/14/19, USCIS will only accept the 2/13/19 edition. Until then, the 12/15/17 edition can be used.


March 20, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form I-129, Petition for a Nonimmigrant Worker; New Edition Dated 01/31/19

Starting 5/20/19, USCIS will only accept the 1/31/19 edition. Until then, previous editions: 1/17/17, 12/23/16, 8/13/15, 3/26/15, and 10/23/14, can be used.


March 8, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form I-539, Application To Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status

Starting on March 22, 2019, USCIS will only accept the revised Form I-539 with an edition date of 02/04/19, and will reject any Form I-539 or Form I-539A with an edition date of 12/23/16.


March 7, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-942, Request for Reduced Fee; New Edition Dated 2/13/19
Starting 4/29/19, USCIS will only accept the 2/13/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-131A, Application for Travel Document (Carrier Documentation); New Edition Dated 02/13/19
Starting 4/30/19, USCIS will only accept the 2/13/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-191, Application for Relief Under Former Section 212(c) of the Immigration and Nationality Act (INA); New Edition Dated 02/13/19
Starting 4/29/19, USCIS will only accept the 2/13/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-129F, Petition for Alien Fiancé(e); New Edition Dated 11/07/18
Starting 4/29/19, USCIS will only accept the 11/7/18 edition. Until then, the 4/10/17 edition can be used.


March 5, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative 2/13/19. Starting 5/6/19, USCIS will only accept the 2/13/19 edition. Until then, you can use the 2/27/17 edition. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.

Update to Form I-134, Affidavit of Support 2/13/19. Starting 5/6/19, USCIS will only accept the 2/13/19 edition. Until then, you can use the 11/30/16 edition. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.

Update to Form I-539, Application To Extend/Change Nonimmigrant Status 12/23/16. USCIS will publish a new edition of this form on March 8, 2019. Starting on March 22, 2019, USCIS will only accept the revised Form I-539 with an edition date of 02/04/19. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.

Cite as AILA Doc. No. 19030639.