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Form I-821Application for Temporary Protected Status 

Form I-821 Summary
Purpose To apply for a temporary immigration status granted to eligible nationals of designated countries.
Size 11 Pages + Instructions
Edition Date 02/20/14; (USCIS will accept editions dated 11/23/10 and 10/17/07 until July 31, 2014. After July 31, 2014, USCIS will only accept the 02/20/14 edition).
Where to File Generally, submit the form to the local office that serves the area where you live.

If you are from El Salvador, Honduras or Nicaragua, submit your application to the Service Center that serves the area where you live.
Filing Fee $50 for first time applicants. There is no application fee for re-registration. An additional fee for fingerprinting may be required.
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