Reminder: Anyone who is not a U.S. citizen (unless in A or G status) must report address changes to the Department of Homeland Security within 10 days or less online at U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services – Change of Address or by mail using Form AR-11 found at the following link: USCIS – FORMS.

Change of Address


The information and associated evidence you provide is collected pursuant to the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 (P.L. 82–414), as amended; the Homeland Security Act of 2002 (P.L. 107–296); and Title 8 of the Code of Federal Regulations.


The primary purpose for collecting your case receipt number is to provide you with a status update and estimated processing times for a pending immigration benefit application or petition.

Routine Uses:

The information may be used by and disclosed to DHS personnel and contractors or other agents who need the information to assist in activities related to providing status information on a pending immigration benefit application or petition. Additionally, DHS may share the information with law enforcement or other government agencies as necessary to respond to potential or actual threats to national security pursuant to the agency’s published Privacy Policy and the routine uses outlined in the Benefits Information System of Records notice, DHS-USCIS-007, September 29, 2008 73 FR 56596.


The information you provide is voluntary. However, failure to provide the requested information may prevent USCIS from providing a status update on your pending case.

OMB Control No. 1615-0007; Expires 08/31/2018

Paperwork Reduction Act Burden Disclosure Notice:

An agency may not conduct or sponsor an information collection, and a person is not required to respond to a collection of information unless it displays a currently valid OMB control number. The public reporting burden for this information collection is estimated at .167 hour per response. This time burden estimation includes the time for gathering the required documentation and information, reviewing the instructions, and completing and submitting the request. Send comments regarding the burden estimate or any other aspect of this information collection, including suggestions for reducing this burden to:

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Regulatory Coordination Division, Office of Policy and Strategy
20 Massachusetts Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20529-2140