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Frequently Asked Questions & Answers

6. Where do I file Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card?

The documents and other information required for Consular processing of immigrant visa are:

  1. Unless otherwise instructed, you should file Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card with supporting documentation and fees to the USCIS Lockbox in Phoenix DC AZ
  2. If you are outside the U.S. and have lost your alien registration card, contact the nearest American Consulate, USCIS Office or Port of Entry before attempting to file Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card

7. What is the fee for Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card?

The fee for this application is $290.00. If you must be fingerprinted in connection with this application, the fee for biometrics is $80.00

Note: Check the form to see if the category under which you are filing requires a fee. Check the USCIS website to confirm the current fee

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8. How do I obtain temporary evidence of my status for travel or employment purposes, if necessary, while the USCIS is reviewing my Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card?

At the time that you are completing the fingerprint and signature requirements necessary for the adjudication of the Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card and the issuance of the replacement card at the appropriate USCIS office, you may request temporary evidence of your permanent resident status, valid for travel and/or employment purposes.


9. How will I know about the decision on my application to replace Permanent Residence Card?

You will be notified in writing of the decision on your application. If your application is approved and you have completed the required Form I-89, Data Collection Card, your card will be manufactured and sent to you.


10. How can I check the status of my USCIS Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Residence Card?

You may check status by using VisaPro’s free visa status service.