How do I get a naturalization form?
If you need a Certificate of Naturalization, you may request a replacement by filing form N-565, Application for Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Document. You may request Form N-565 by calling the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Forms Line (800) 870-3676 or download via link.
What is Form N-400 used for?
What Is the Purpose of Form N-400? Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, is an application to become a naturalized U.S. citizen. If your biological or legal adoptive mother or father is a U.S. citizen by birth, or was naturalized before you reached your 18th birthday, you may already be a U.S. citizen.
What is form N 600 used for?
Form N-600, Application for Certificate of Citizenship, is filed to obtain a Certificate of Citizenship which serves as evidence of your or your child’s U.S. citizenship. You may file Form N-600 if you were born abroad and are claiming U.S. citizenship at birth through your parents.
Which form to fill for naturalization?
Naturalization is the process to become a U.S. citizen if you were born outside of the United States. If you meet certain requirements, you may become a U.S. citizen either at birth or after birth. Use this form to apply for U.S. citizenship.
How long does it take to get your naturalization certificate?
How long does it take to become a U.S. citizen? The national average processing time for naturalization (citizenship) applications is 14 months.
What is the difference between N-400 and N 600?
Form N-400 is used by green card holders to apply for citizenship through a process called naturalization, whereas Form N-600 is used by people who are already citizens, but do not have proof of their citizenship.
What documents do you need for N400?
Documents to submit with your N-400 Application for Naturalization
- Proof of Green Card Holder (Permanent Resident) status.
- Your application fee payment.
- Proof of your current marital status.
- Proof of your identity.
- Proof of your military service.
- Proof of any medical disability you have.
- A fee-reduction application.
Should I file n400 or n600?
But they have two very different purposes. Form N-400 is used by green card holders to apply for citizenship through a process called naturalization, whereas Form N-600 is used by people who are already citizens, but do not have proof of their citizenship.
Who fills out Form N-400?
Everyone applying for citizenship through the process known as naturalization must fill out Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, prepared by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS).
When can you file Form N-400?
You may file Form N-400, Application for Naturalization, 90 calendar days before you complete your permanent residence requirement if your eligibility for naturalization is based upon being a: Permanent resident for at least 5 years; or. Permanent resident for at least 3 years if you are married to a US citizen.
How long does it take to get citizenship after filing N-400?
around 6-24 months
The current average processing time for Form N-400 is around 6-24 months (as of June 2022). Generally, however, the speed of processing depends on the USCIS field office handling the application, and some applicants can get a head start on the process (see “Filing Early” below).
What documents do I need for N-600?
What documents are required for the N-600 application?
- Your birth certificate.
- Your parent’s birth certificate.
- Proof of your parent’s U.S. citizenship.
- Parents’ marriage certificate (and divorce documents if applicable)
- Children born out of wedlock may need to show legitimation.