U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Fees
For each H-1B petition, your employer pays the fees to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
- Form I-129 Filing Fee: charged to H-1B petitions (change of status, change of employer, extension, amendment and concurrent employment)
- Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee: charged to a U.S. employer’s initial H-1B petition (change of status, change of employer, and concurrent employment). Does not apply to an H-1B extension or amendment petition.
IMPORTANT: Separate checks are required for each fee. Please complete separate invoice vouchers for each check. (see BPPM 30.45)
All checks are made payable to: U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
For more information about immigration services visit U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.