When filing Form I-212, applicants have various resources at their disposal to facilitate the process. These resources can provide guidance on filing fees, procedures, and any updates to immigration policies.
Government Agencies Involved
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS): USCIS is the primary agency that handles Form I-212 applications. Applicants can access forms, filing instructions, and payment details through the USCIS official website or contact centers.
Department of Homeland Security (DHS): DHS oversees immigration enforcement and policy. For broader questions regarding immigration inadmissibility and waivers, the DHS website can be a helpful resource.
Helpful Websites and Hotlines
National Customer Service Center (NCSC): NCSC can provide live assistance for questions about USCIS services and policies, including inquiries about Form I-212.
- Hotline: 1-800-375-5283
- Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Eastern Time
American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA): AILA offers resources for finding immigration lawyers and may provide practice advisories related to Form I-212 and other immigration processes.
It is recommended that applicants ensure they are consulting current information, as immigration laws and fees can change.