2019 USCIS Forms Updates

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

December 9, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form N-4, Monthly Report Naturalization Papers. New Edition Dated Nov. 12, 2019.
Edition Date: 11/12/19. Starting Feb. 10, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 11/12/19 edition. Until then, the 08/01/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-601A, Application for Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver. New Edition Dated Oct. 20, 2019.
Edition Date: 10/20/19. Starting Feb. 10, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 10/20/19 edition. Until then, the 02/13/19 edition can be used.


December 2, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form N-470, Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization Purposes. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 09/10/19 and 12/23/16 editions can be used.

Update to Form N-300, Application to File Declaration of Intention. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. USCIS will also accept the 08/02/19 and 03/13/18 editions.

Update to Form I-817, Application for Family Unity Benefits. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Jan 21, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 and 11/08/19 editions. Until then, the 11/07/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-751, Petition to Remove Conditions on Residence. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 12/05/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Sections 245A or 210 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. USCIS will also accept the 10/20/19 and 05/16/18 editions.

Update to Form I-601, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 07/03/19 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-290B, Notice of Appeal or Motion. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 05/17/18 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-192, Application for Advance Permission to Enter as a Nonimmigrant. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 04/09/19 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 Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 02/13/19 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-129CW, Petition for a CNMI-Only Nonimmigrant Transitional Worker. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. Starting Feb. 3, 2020, USCIS will only accept the 12/02/19 edition. Until then, the 08/01/18 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-907, Request for Premium Processing Service. New Edition Dated Dec. 2, 2019.
Edition Date: 12/02/19. No prior versions will be accepted.


November 27, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-526, Immigrant Petition by Alien Investor. New Edition Dated 11/21/19..
Starting 12/6/19, USCIS will only accept the 11/21/19 edition. Until then, the 4/15/19 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-829, Petition by Investor to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status. New Edition Dated 11/21/19..
Starting 12/6/19, USCIS will only accept the 11/21/19 edition. Until then, the 4/21/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-924, Application For Regional Center Designation Under the Immigrant Investor Program. New Edition Dated 11/21/19..
Starting 12/6/19, USCIS will only accept the 11/21/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-924A, Annual Certification of Regional Center. New Edition Dated 11/21/19..
Starting 12/6/19, USCIS will only accept the 11/21/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-881, Application for Suspension of Deportation or Special Rule Cancellation of Removal (Pursuant to Section 203 of Public Law 105-100 (NACARA)). New Edition Dated 11/08/19..
Starting 1/27/20, USCIS will only accept the 11/08/19 edition. Until then, the 03/21/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-854, Inter-Agency Alien Witness and Informant Record. New Edition Dated 11/08/19..
Starting 1/27/20, USCIS will only accept the 11/08/19 edition. Until then, the 07/13/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-508, Request for Waiver of Certain Rights, Privileges, Exemptions and Immunities. New Edition Dated 11/08/19..
Starting 01/27/20, USCIS will only accept the 11/08/19 edition. Until then, the 05/26/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I‐912, Request for Fee Waiver. New Edition Dated 10/24/19..
USCIS will accept previous editions until 12/2/19.


November 22, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I‐817, Application for Family Unity Benefits; New Edition Dated 11/08/19..
Starting 1/21/20, USCIS will only accept the 11/08/19 edition. Until then, the 11/07/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I‐824, Application for Action on an Approved Application or Petition; New Edition Dated 11/08/19..
Starting 1/21/20, USCIS will only accept the 11/08/19 edition. Until then, the 11/01/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-694, Notice of Appeal of Decision Under Sections 245A or 210 of the Immigration and Nationality Act; New Edition Dated 10/20/19..
USCIS will also accept the 05/16/18 edition.

Update to Form G-1450, Authorization for Credit Card Transactions; New Edition Dated 09/27/19..
USCIS will also accept the 09/10/19 edition.


November 19, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form G-884, Request for the Return of Original Documents; New Edition Dated 10/21/19.
Starting 1/20/20, we will only accept the 10/21/19 edition. Until then, the 09/19/16 edition can be used.


October 31, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form AR-11, Alien’s Change of Address Card; New Edition Dated 09/10/19.
Starting 12/30/19, USCIS will only accept the 09/10/19 edition. Until then, the 08/31/15 edition can be used.


October 28, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form G-325A, Biographic Information (for Deferred Action); New Edition Dated 09/17/19.
Starting 12/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 09/17/19 edition. Until then, the 03/29/18 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-929, Petition for Qualifying Family Member of a U-1 Nonimmigrant; New Edition Dated 09/17/19.
Starting 12/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 09/17/19 edition. Until then, the 04/13/17 and 12/23/16 editions can be used.

Update to Form I-612, Application for Waiver of the Foreign Residence Requirement; New Edition Dated 09/17/19.
Starting 12/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 09/17/19 edition. Until then, the 04/24/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-589, Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal; New Edition Dated 09/10/19.
Starting 12/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 09/10/19 edition. Until then, the 04/09/19 and 05/16/17 editions can be used.


October 18, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form N-470, Application to Preserve Residence for Naturalization Purposes; New Edition Dated 09/10/19.
09/10/19. USCIS will also accept the 12/23/16 edition.


October 17, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form EOIR-29, Notice of Appeal to the Board of Immigration Appeals from a Decision of a DHS Officer; New Edition Dated July 2019.
July 2019. (USCIS will still accept the following editions: March 2018, July 2015, January 2015, October 2013, October 2012, and April 2009).

Update to Form N-400, Application for Naturalization; New Edition Dated 09/17/19.
09/17/19. Starting 12/16/19, USCIS will only accept the 09/17/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.


October 7, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form G-1041A, Genealogy Records Request; New Edition Dated 09/17/19.
09/17/19. USCIS will also accept the 12/23/16 edition.

Update to Form G-1041, Genealogy Index Search Request; New Edition Dated 09/17/19.
09/17/19. USCIS will also accept the 12/23/16 edition.


October 3, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form G-1450, Authorization for Credit Card Transactions; New Edition Dated 09/10/19.
09/10/19. You can find the edition date at the bottom of the page on the form and instructions.


October 2, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form N-300, Application to File Declaration of Intention; New Edition Dated 08/02/19.
08/02/19. USCIS will also accept the 03/13/18 edition.


August 13, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-485 Supplement J, Confirmation of Bona Fide Job Offer or Request for Job Portability Under INA Section 204(j); New Edition Dated 07/15/19.
USCIS will also accept the 12/13/17 edition.

Update to Form I-485 Supplement A, Adjustment of Status Under Section 245(i); New Edition Dated 07/15/19.
USCIS will also accept the 12/13/17 edition..

Update to I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status; New Edition Dated 07/15/19.
USCIS will also accept the 12/13/17 edition.


July 29, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-821, Application for Temporary Protected Status; New Edition Dated 07/03/19
Starting 09/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 07/03/19 edition.

Update to Form I-601, Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility; New Edition Dated 07/03/19
Starting 09/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 07/03/19 edition.

Update to Form I-693, Report of Medical Examination and Vaccination Record; New Edition Dated 07/15/19
Starting 09/23/19, USCIS will only accept the 07/15/19 edition.


July 2, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form G-639, Freedom of Information Act/Privacy Act Request; New Edition Dated 6/20/19.
Starting 9/03/19, USCIS will only accept the 6/20/19 edition. Until then, the 4/17/17 edition can be used.


June 11, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form N-648, Medical Certification for Disability Exceptions; New Edition Dated 5/23/19
Starting 8/12/19, USCIS will only accept the 5/23/19 edition. Until then, previous editions can be used.


May 30, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form I-407, Record of Abandonment of Lawful Permanent Resident Status; New Edition Dated 5/16/19
Starting 7/29/19, USCIS will only accept the 5/16/19 edition. Until then, the 3/31/17 edition can be used.


May 14, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-131, Application for Travel Document; New Edition Dated 4/24/19
Starting 7/12/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/24/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-698, Application to Adjust Status from Temporary to Permanent Resident (Under Section 245A of the INA); New Edition Dated 4/28/19
Starting 7/12/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/28/19 edition. Until then the 3/3/17 and 12/23/16 editions can be used.

Update to Form I-941, Application for Entrepreneur Parole; New Edition Dated 4/24/19
Starting 7/12/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/24/19 edition. Until then, the 12/22/17 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-821D, Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals; New Edition Dated 4/24/19
Starting 7/12/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/24/19 edition. Until then, the 1/9/17 and 6/4/14 editions can be used.


May 3, 2019

USCIS updated the following form:

Update to Form I-918, Petition for U Nonimmigrant Status; New Edition Dated 04/24/19.
Starting 07/02/19, USCIS will only accept the 04/24/19 edition. Until then, the 02/07/17 edition can be used.


April 30, 2019

USCIS updated the following forms:

Update to Form I-589, Application for Asylum and for Withholding of Removal; New Edition Dated 04/09/2019.
USCIS will also accept the edition dated 5/16/17.

Update to Form I-192, Application for Advance Permission to Enter as a Nonimmigrant; New Edition Dated 04/09/19.
Starting 06/28/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/9/19 edition. Until then, the 12/23/16 edition can be used.

Update to Form I-914, Application for T Nonimmigrant Status; New Edition Dated 4/15/19.
Starting 06/28/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/15/19 edition. Until then, the 5/30/17 and 1/18/17 editions can be used.

Update to Form I-566, Interagency Record of Request -- A, G or NATO Dependent Employment Authorization or Change/Adjustment to/from A, G or NATO Status; New Edition Dated 4/9/19.
Starting 6/28/19, USCIS will only accept the 4/9/19 edition. Until then, the 12/7/16 edition can be used.


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.