Filing Form G-884: Request for the Return of Original Documents

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               The US Citizenship and Immigration services handles more than 30,000 requests a day. Several people send in their requests and applications to seek approval of many services. With such a large number of applications, it can be a difficult for the organization to locate and return documents. Luckily, the USCIS uses form G-884 to help locate and return your original documents. USCIS form G-884 acts as request for the return of original documents that you previously submitted to the immigration agency.

Do You Need To File Form G-884?

            Anyone that sent original documents to the USCIS can make this application. It only reveals that you want the documents back. Once you complete this form, the USCIS can easily find your documents and get them back to you.

How To File Form G-884

            Completing the G-884 form is quite straightforward as long as you follow the USCIS form g-884 instructions. You will only have submit a single form and its supporting documents. However, you will have to file separate G-884 forms if the document you need is in different USCIS files. Find some simple steps here to help you out when filing this application.

H3: Part 1

            The first part of this form will only need you to offer personal details about you. This will include your first and last names and your mailing address. Other details required include phone number, documents that you need and the A-number if applicable. Remember to use black ink and type ‘N/A’ where something does not apply.

Part 2

            This is an important section of this form. You will have to offer some more personal details and data that can help to find the record. The USCIS will also ask for your family name, aliases, date and even country of birth. You will also have to establish that you are in the US lawfully.

Part 3

            In the third part, you will have to sign off and record the date. Remember the form is considered incomplete without the signature and the USCIS will not process it. You also need to attach copies of the original documents to act as evidence for your request. Moreover, you will also have to submit two forms of ID. This may include your drivers license, US passport, EAD, Form I-551, or your permanent resident card among others.

Where to File Form G-884

            If your case has been closed then you need to file the G-884 form to USCIS’s offices. You can also choose to file it at the service center that last decided on your case. However, if you case is still pending, you may have file it at the USCIS sub office that is dealing with your matter. Filing form G-884 is free.

Let Our Attorneys Assist You

            While filing the USCIS form G-884 is pretty straightforward, it is important that you have an understanding of how the USCIS works. Any errors made during preparation of the form may delay the process unnecessarily. Luckily, our attorneys are always ready to assist you with filing form G 884 and any other immigration issues you may have. Call us today for a quick consultation.

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