Department of Homeland Security
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Filing the Application.
What is the Fee?
Is afflicted with tuberculosis;
Is mentally retarded; or
Has a history of mental illness.
The American Embassy or Consulate where the applicant
is applying for a visa, if the applicant is not in the United
The office of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration
Services (USCIS) having jurisdiction over the applicant's
place of residence, if the applicant is in the United States
and applying for status as a permanent resident.
I-601, Application for Waiver
of Grounds of Inadmissibility
OMB No. 1615-0029; Expires 02/29/08
All other applications must be accompanied by a fee of $265.00.
The fee cannot be refunded, regardless of the action taken on the
application. Do not mail cash.
Form I-601 Instructions (Rev. 02/20/07)Y
3. Applicants With Tuberculosis.
Statement B completed by the physician or health
facility which has agreed to provide treatment or
NOTE: Only a single application and fee is required when an
alien is applying simultaneously for a waiver of both sections
212(h) and (i) of the Immigration and Nationality Act.
If the applicant resides in Guam, make the check or
money order payable to the "Treasurer, Guam."
If the applicant resides in the U.S. Virgin Islands,
make the check or money order payable to the
"Commissioner of Finance of the Virgin Islands."
An applicant with active tuberculosis or suspected
tuberculosis must complete Statement A on Page 3 of
this form. The applicant and his or her sponsor are also
responsible for having:
This form should then be returned to the applicant for
presentation to the consular office or appropriate USCIS
Submission of the application without the required fully
executed statements will result in the return of the
application to the applicant without further action.
No fee is required if this application is filed for an alien who:
The application and supporting documents should be taken or