USCIS Releases Checklists of Required Initial Evidence

Last Updated on February 23, 2023

The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) recently released checklists of required initial evidence.

USCUS compiled checklists for various visa options, including but not limited to: E-3, H-1B, O-1A and P-1A. To view the full list, please click here.

The checklists provide the types of initial evidence that an employer must include when filing a petition. If any of the required initial evidence is omitted from a petition, USCIS may deny the petition without giving the employer an opportunity to provide the missing evidence.

Envoy is please to provide you this information which was prepared in collaboration with attorneys Ian Love and Scott Kuhagen at Global Immigration Associates, P.C. (, Envoy's affiliated law firm.

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