This package contains:|
- The Affidavit of Support Under Section 213A of the Immigration and Nationality Act (Form I-864), which must be completed by U.S. citizens and lawful permanent residents who sponsor family members as immigrants to live in the United States for immigrant visa and adjustment of status applications filed on or after December 19, 1997.
- The Affidavit of Support: Contract Between Sponsor and Household Member (Form I-864A), to be used in conjunction with Form I-864, when a sponsor is using the income or assets of one or more household members in order to meet the statutory income requirements of section 213A of the INA. By signing this form, a household member obligates him or herself to be joint and severally liable for the sponsored immigrant with the sponsor until the obligation has terminated.
- 2002 Poverty Guidelines (Form I-864P), to provide current minimum income requirements for use in completing Form I-864.
- Sponsor's Notice of Change of Address (Form I-865), to be used, when necessary, by everyone who has sponsored an immigrant pursuant to section 213A of the INA, until the obligation of the sponsor to the sponsored immigrant has been terminated. The sponsor is required to file Form I-865 within 30 days of each change of residence or mailing address.
12 Pages + Instructions|
Form I-864 : 11/05/01|
Form I-864A : 11/05/01
Form I-864P : 03/18/02
Form I-865 : 9/18/00
Where to File||
Form I-864 and I-864A: Give the completed affidavit of support with all required documentation to the sponsored immigrant for submission to either a Consular Officer with Form DS-230, Application for Immigrant Visa and Alien Registration, or an Immigration Officer with Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status. This form must be signed before a notary public or a Consular or Immigration Officer.|
Form I-865: File this form with the Service Center with jurisdiction over the sponsor's new place of residence.