Revised Form I-821D Is Now Mandatory For All DACA Applications

November 21, 2013

In June, USCIS released an update of Form I-821D, the form used to apply for Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)Use of the updated form is now mandatory, and applications made using  prior versions of the form will be rejected. From the USCIS Public Engagement Division:

We would like to remind you that a revised Form I-821D, Consideration of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, is available for use. The revised Form I-821D is dated June 25, 2013. The deadline for using previously accepted versions was September 9, 2013. USCIS is experiencing a high rejection rate for Form I-821D as a result of customers submitting outdated versions of the form. Please be sure to submit the June 25, 2013 edition of Form I-821D when requesting deferred action for childhood arrivals.

If you would like additional information about applying for deferred action, or if you have any questions, please feel free to email us or set up a consultation.


TAGS: , ,

Related News

August 19, 2019

September 2019 Visa Bulletin

Subsequent to the issuance of the September 2019 Visa Bulletin, USCIS has informed prospective applicants of which chart to reference when determining if…More


August 14, 2019

DHS Releases New Public Charge Rule, Effective as of October 15, 2019

On August 12, 2019, the Department of Homeland Security issued a preview of broad changes to the “public charge” ground…More


July 24, 2019

August 2019 Visa Bulletin

Subsequent to the issuance of the August 2019 Visa Bulletin, USCIS has informed prospective applicants of which chart to reference when determining…More

 
Image Image Image Image