Changes to Visa Filing Fees Effective November 23, 2010

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently announced that the filing fees for immigration benefits and services will change effective November 23, 2010.  See New Application and Petition Fees Go Into Effect on Nov. 23, 2010, on the USCIS homepage for more information.


The following are the new fees applicable to the visa petitions filed by RCUH on or after 11/23/2010:


Type of Petition

Current Filing Fee

(through 11/22/10)

New Filing Fee

(as of 11/23/10)

H-1B or TN for Individual



Dependents of H-1B or TN



Premium Processing Fee




Note:  The H-1B Fraud Fee for new H-1B petitions remains the same at $500.00.


Applicable forms and instructions have been revised and are available online under the Policies & Procedures, I. Addendum to the 3.210 Employing People through RCUH.


Please contact Janet Zukemura at [email protected] or (808) 956-0871 if you have any questions.