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AILA Doc. No. 19080920 | Dated August 9, 2019 | File Size: 669 KDownload the Document
USCIS announced that the last day the USCIS Seoul Field Office will be open to the public is 8/16/19. Effective 8/17/19, the Seoul office will no longer accept or process Forms I-600A or I-600. Future USCIS Seoul adoption workload will shift to USCIS in the U.S. or to the DOS.
After Aug. 16, 2019, instead of filing with USCIS Seoul, a U.S. citizen prospective adoptive parent(s) may file:
See the USCIS Seoul Field Office webpage and Filing Instructions for Form I-600, Petition to Classify Orphan as an Immediate Relative, for additional filing information.
Due to the scheduled closure, USCIS Seoul may not be able to complete adjudication of pending Forms I-600A and Form I-600. If the USCIS Seoul Field Office transfers a pending application or petition as detailed below, USCIS will issue a Notice of Transfer letter, including the transfer location, date of transfer, and information to confirm the status of the pending Form I-600A or Form I-600.
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