December 15, 2016

USCIS Increases H-2A Filing Fee

On December 23, 2016, significant increases in USCIS filing fees for immigration petitions, including H-2A petitions, will take effect.

The fee to file Form I-129, Petition for Nonimmigrant Worker, used for H-2A petitions, will increase from $325 to $460. Any I-129s filed after December 23 will need to include payment of the higher fee amount.

A chart listing all USCIS fees can be found here.

For more information or questions, contact Jason Resnick at (949) 885-2253.