PETITION FOR A PARENT
Form G-28, Notice of Entry of Appearance as Attorney or Accredited Representative, if an attorney is representing the Petitioner
Form I-130, Alien Relative Petition
Filing fee of $535.00 USD. The check or money order must be payable to The U.S. Department of Homeland Security. You can also pay by credit card by using Form G-1450.
Two (2) Passport Style Photos of Petitioner
Two (2) Passport Style Photos of Beneficiary
Copy of proof of petitioner’s status as U.S. citizen, including copy of birth certificate, U.S. passport, or naturalization certificate. If petitioner is a lawful permanent resident, include a copy of front and back of petitioner’s green card.
Provide copies of proof of legal name change, if the Petitioner or Beneficiary has ever legally changed their name.
Copy of Parent’s Marriage Certificate;
Documentation proving familial relationship for I-130, including birth certificates, a marriage certificate, and/or adoption decrees.