Jordan - USCIS Amman Field Office
USCIS will permanently close its field office in Amman, Jordan, on Jan 17, 2020. The last day the office will be open to the public is Nov 27, 2019. The last day the office will accept Forms I-130 and Forms I-131A is Oct 31, 2019. The last day the office will accept Forms I-360 is November 14, 2019. The Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy in Amman will assume responsibility for certain limited USCIS services for individuals residing in Jordan (see table below).
Individuals who were previously assisted by the USCIS Amman field office (which includes individuals residing in Jordan, Israel, Syria, Iraq, Bahrain, Qatar, Oman, Saudi Arabia, and Egypt)must follow these filing instructions:
|Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative||some limited circumstances (PDF, 61 KB). If you are resident in Jordan or Syria, please visit the U.S. Embassy Amman Consular Section’s website. If you reside in another country you must seek instructions from the U.S. Embassy or Consulate that has jurisdiction over the area where you live.|
|Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er), or Special Immigrant (for Widow(er) petitions only)||
Beginning Nov 17, 2019, if you are a widow(er) of a U.S. citizen, please see the Form I-360, Petition for Amerasian, Widow(er), or Special Immigrant page for the most current filing instructions.If you are resident in Jordan or Syria, please visit the U.S. Embassy Amman Consular Section’s website. If you reside in another country you must seek instructions from the U.S. Embassy or Consulate that has jurisdiction over the area where you live.
|Form I-131A, Application for Travel Document (Carrier Documentation)||Beginning Nov 1, 2019, if you are a lawful permanent resident (LPR) who has lost your LPR card and/or re-entry permit and you need travel documentation to return to the U.S., you can file your Form I-131A with any U.S. embassy Consular Section. To make an appointment to file the Form I-131A for travel documentation at the U.S. Embassy in Amman, see the Embassy’s website.|
|Form I-407, Record of Abandonment of Lawful Permanent Resident Status||
In very rare circumstances, a U.S. Embassy or Consulate may allow you to submit a Form I-407 in person if you need immediate proof that you have abandoned your lawful permanent resident status. The most common need for an expedited application is to apply for an A or G visa.
|Form I-730, Refugee/Asylee Relative Petition||
You must file your petition with the USCIS Nebraska or Texas Service Centers, depending on where the petitioner lives in the United States.For beneficiary interviews/processing, contact the U.S. embassy consular section in the country where the beneficiary resides.
|Form N-400, Application for Naturalization||If you are a member of the U.S. military stationed overseas, please see the Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, page or call 800-375-5283 for the most current filing instructions. For qualified children of active-duty service members stationed abroad, the proper form to file is the N-600K, Application for Citizenship and Issuance of Certificate Under Section 322.|
You must file your Form I-600A application by mail with USCIS lockbox facility in Dallas. The USCIS National Benefits Center will process the application. You may find additional information on the Form I-600A webpage.
|Form I-600, Petition to Classify Orphan as an Immediate Relative||
You may file your Form I-600 petition:
You may find updated information on the Form I-600 webpage on the USCIS website.
General information about the U.S. Embassy Amman is available on the Embassy website.
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For in-depth information about visas, please check the Visa Services section of the Department of State’s website.
For the services, U.S. Embassy Amman will provide on behalf of the U.S. Embassy Amman Consular Section, you must schedule an appointment via email. Please bring a copy of your printed appointment confirmation with you to obtain access to the Embassy. The U.S. Embassy Amman Consular Section does not accept walk-ins.
Fee Payment Information
You must pay the Form I-131A fee online. For all other applications and petitions that you submit to this office, you must pay the fees to the U.S. Embassy cashier in U.S. dollars in cash either with U.S. dollars or the equivalent in Jordanian dinars or by Visa/Master card. Personal checks are not accepted.