Effective December 23, 2016, USCIS will increase most Immigration petition and application fees. The final rule is now published in the Federal Register. Such fees increase has happened after a period of six years, although the law requires USCIS to conduct fees review after every two years. The increase is almost by 21% for most application and petitions.

For the convenience of our readers, please see below the chart indicating some of the updated fee effective December 23, 2016.


I-129F  Petition for Alien Fiancee $535
I-90  Application to replace Permanent Resident Card $455
I-130  Petition for Alien Relative $535
I-131  Application for Travel Document $575
I-140  Immigration Petition for Alien worker $700
I-360  Petition for Amerasian Widow(er) or Special Immigrant $435
I-485  Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status $1,140
I-485  Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status
(App. under the age of 14 yrs.)
I-539  Application to Change/Extend Nonimmigrant Status $370
I-751  Application to Remove Conditions on Residence $595
N-400  Application for Naturalization $640
 Application for Certificate of Citizenship $1,170