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USCIS Immigrant Fee Payment to Move to USCIS ELIS
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USCIS has announced that it is moving the existing online payment for the USCIS Immigrant Fee to its Electronic Immigration System (USCIS ELIS).

Please Note: The USCIS Immigrant Fee is a fee separate from the Department of State (DOS) immigrant visa application. This fee has been in place since February 1, 2013, and is collected by USCIS to recover the cost of processing the immigrant visa package as well as producing and delivering the permanent resident card after immigrant visa holders are admitted to the U.S. To know more about the USCIS Immigrant Fee, please click here.

Customers will soon pay the $165 USCIS Immigrant Fee using USCIS ELIS after they receive their immigrant visa package from the DOS and before they depart for the United States. Immigrants will soon be directed to the USCIS ELIS website to create an online account and pay the immigrant fee.



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