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<p>The [http://www.uscis.gov/ '''U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)]''' has jurisdiction over immigration and naturalization issues.</p><br>  
<p>The [http://www.uscis.gov/ '''U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)]''' has jurisdiction over immigration and naturalization issues.</p><br>  
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<p>Consumers can call the USCIS for information regarding: Application Support Centers, Service Centers, local area immigration services field offices, National Customer Service Call (NCSC) Centers, Forms Centers.</p><br>
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(800) 375-5283<br>
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(800) 767-1833 TDD<br>
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(877) 247-4645 Military Help Line (877) CIS-4MIL
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<p>Consumers can call the USCIS (800) 375-5283 for information regarding: Application Support Centers, Service Centers, local area immigration services field offices, National Customer Service Call (NCSC) Centers, Forms Centers.</p><br> 
 
<p>The USCIS processes all immigrant and non-immigrant benefits provided to visitors of the United States, including:</p><br>  
<p>The USCIS processes all immigrant and non-immigrant benefits provided to visitors of the United States, including:</p><br>  
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<p>* Family-based petitions – facilitating the process for close relatives to immigrate, gain permanent residency, work, etc;</p>  
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<p>* Family-based petitions – facilitating the process for close relatives to immigrate, gain permanent residency, work, etc;</p>
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<p>* Employment-based petitions – facilitating the process for current and prospective employees to immigrate or stay in the U.S. temporarily;</p>  
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<p>* Asylum and Refugee processing – adjudicating asylum and the processing of refugees;</p>  
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<p>* Employment-based petitions – facilitating the process for current and prospective employees to immigrate or stay in the U.S. temporarily;</p>
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<p>* Asylum and Refugee processing – adjudicating asylum and the processing of refugees;</p>
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<p>* Naturalization – approving citizenship of eligible persons who wish to become U. S. citizens;</p>  
<p>* Naturalization – approving citizenship of eligible persons who wish to become U. S. citizens;</p>  
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<p>* Special status programs – adjudicating eligibility for U.S. immigration status as a form of humanitarian aid to foreign nationals; and,</p>  
<p>* Special status programs – adjudicating eligibility for U.S. immigration status as a form of humanitarian aid to foreign nationals; and,</p>  
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<p>* Document issuance and renewal – including verification of eligibility, production and issuance of immigration documents.</p><br>  
<p>* Document issuance and renewal – including verification of eligibility, production and issuance of immigration documents.</p><br>  
   
   
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<p>To order forms from The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services:</p>
<p>To order forms from The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services:</p>
'''(800) 870-3676'''<br>   
'''(800) 870-3676'''<br>   
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<p>'''Publications available:''' None are offered by the Consumer Information Center</p>
 
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<p>'''See also:''' None</p>
 
<p>'''Other referrals:''' [http://www.ice.gov/ '''www.ice.gov]''' for Immigration law enforcement issues</p><br>
<p>'''Other referrals:''' [http://www.ice.gov/ '''www.ice.gov]''' for Immigration law enforcement issues</p><br>

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CITIZENSHIP

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The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has jurisdiction over immigration and naturalization issues.


Consumers can call the USCIS for information regarding: Application Support Centers, Service Centers, local area immigration services field offices, National Customer Service Call (NCSC) Centers, Forms Centers.


(800) 375-5283
(800) 767-1833 TDD
(877) 247-4645 Military Help Line (877) CIS-4MIL



The USCIS processes all immigrant and non-immigrant benefits provided to visitors of the United States, including:


* Family-based petitions – facilitating the process for close relatives to immigrate, gain permanent residency, work, etc;

* Employment-based petitions – facilitating the process for current and prospective employees to immigrate or stay in the U.S. temporarily;

* Asylum and Refugee processing – adjudicating asylum and the processing of refugees;

* Naturalization – approving citizenship of eligible persons who wish to become U. S. citizens;

* Special status programs – adjudicating eligibility for U.S. immigration status as a form of humanitarian aid to foreign nationals; and,

* Document issuance and renewal – including verification of eligibility, production and issuance of immigration documents.



To order forms from The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services:

(800) 870-3676


Other referrals: www.ice.gov for Immigration law enforcement issues




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