When a petition or application is submitted to USCIS, the applicant or petitioner will obtain a Receipt discover. On receipt of the petition or application USCIS will ship this receipt discover to the applicant. The receipt notice can be called as Form I-797. After the application is processed successfully, USCIS will ship an approval discover on Type I-797. Be notified that Form I-797 is not a visa and cannot be used instead of a visa. It states that action is taken on your software and this will likely be talked about in the kind.
The use of the USCIS Approval Notice has been revised. It has four variations as follows:
? Kind I-797, used only for the approval of immigrant visa petitions and adjustment of standing applications.
? Form I-797A, with a tear-off I-ninety four card used when the applicant is inside the US, for extension of keep and changes of non-immigrant standing.
? Type I-797B, with a tear-off consular notification card used when the applicant is exterior the USA or will use the approval to acquire a non-immigrant visa.
? Kind I-797C, used for non-approvable actions such a filing receipts, requests for extra data and denial.
The USCIS Approval Notice is a receipt that USCIS has received your utility and accommodates information about the next:
? The applicant's (Petitioner) private info.
? The Beneficiary's information (if any).
? Title of the petition.
? Receipt Quantity, using this number you may verify the status of your utility.
? Receipt Date, the date your software was acquired by USCIS.
? Priority Date, is your home in the ready listing queue. This date depends on the choice class you come beneath and the country of start. If your priority date is the present date, it means that a visa is immediately out there.
? Notice Date.
? Kind of notice, whether it's USCIS Approval or receipt.
? Class, what class you belong.
? Validity of your petition. This states how lengthy your petition is valid. The consular authorities have the proper to extend your validity period.
The USCIS Approval Discover on Form I-797 has the information about how long you're permitted to have a legal keep in the US. Please observe that this date at all times matches with the date within the I-94 card. If your application is rejected by USCIS, you'll obtain Kind I-797C, where the receipt quantity could be clean.
Whenever you obtain the USCIS Approval Discover, rigorously go through the form. In case you find any errors in it, you should instantly inform the centre from the place you may have acquired the USCIS Approval Discover. You could find the deal with of the centre in Type I-797. Hold the USCIS Approval Discover safely, as you must embrace it together with the supporting documents, when you submit sure visa petitions. Furthermore the USCIS Approval Notice ought to be taken to the embassy when referred to as for the interview and for visa stamping course of.
If the applicant does not receive the USCIS Approval Discover on Type I-797, a duplicate copy can be issued without fee. Similarly when there are errors within the USCIS Approval Discover, corrected Type I-797 will be issued with out fee.