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We got our NOA 2 on 22nd May and hoping to get our DOS number early next week. My fiancee (the USC) is filling out the I-134, Affidavit of Support and then will post over to me. She will move house in about two weeks time.

I just wanted to check that she should put the new address rather than her current on the I-134 as at time of interview she would have already moved?

I may also be moving in a couple of weeks time as well back to my parents for the time being. Does that mean we still both need to inform USCIS of address changes for both of us?

Thanks

Rob


K1 Timeline

November 21st 2013 - First Met

November 18th 2014 - I-129f Submitted

November 24th 2014 - NOA 1

May 22nd 2015 - NOA 2 - no RFE!

June 4th 2015 - Case Sent to NVC

June 6th 2015 - NVC receives case

June 15th 2015 - Case Sent to Embassy

June 16th 2015 - Phoned NVC and finally got case number (tried 12th June and had not been assigned)

June 16th 2015 - Medical booked

June 21st 2015 - Sent Packet "3" - DS 160 and readiness

June 25th 2015 - Embassy sends letter in receipt of receiving case

June 30th 2015 - Medical

July 28th 2015 - Interview - Approved!

August 3rd 2015 - Email request to collect from courier office (Went straight from "Ready" to "Issued" did not see AP in CEAC)

August 4th 2015 - Collected packet from Chancery Lane Courier Office

August 7th 2015 - Arrived in Houston and end of K1 journey :)

Adjustment of Status Timeline

August 10th 2015 - Applied for SSN, obtained SSN number next day

August 15th 2015 - SSN card arrived

August 20th 2015 - Married! :)

August 24th 2015 - sent packet to USCIS via FedEx [AOS, AP & EAD]

August 26th 2015 - packet received at USCIS

August 28th 2015 - NOA 1 for all three applications

September 15th 2015 - RFE - request 1040A, W2's was not enough

September 24th 2015 - Biometrics completed

September 28th 2015 - RFE response received by USCIS

October 27th 2015 - EAD approved

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I don't really think it matters a whole lot what address she puts on the I-134. It doesn't generate mail she would miss if she had moved. She can match up to what you put as the location where you will live in the US when you do your forms.

USCIS doesn't really need an address change. You are pretty much done with them as soon as TSC hands off your case to the Dept of State (NVC and Embassy). It is important for her to receive the paper copy NOA2. Will she have that before she moves? That is a reason for her to inform USCIS, but they probably wouldn't get it right anyway since you are days before the end with them.

Your address change could affect where your embassy letter of instruction goes. But again, being right in the middle of when things are happening, it may not get changed anyway. She could try telling USCIS, or catching it at NVC the few days it's there. You don't actually need the physical letter if it happens to go by the wayside. You know the instructions they are going to mail. I personally wouldn't bother as it won't slow your visa process of you don't have the paper letter. Embassy contact form might also work--"I have moved and need my instruction letter sent to XYZ."

When you do the DS-160 online is an opportunity to put in new addresses. Then your interview letter will go to where you will be. It is needed as your "ticket" into the embassy.

As far as actual visa delivery, that's whatever you arrange with the courier when you pay for the visa and pick home or depot delivery. You say where delivery should be at that point.

Edited by Nich-Nick

England.gifENGLAND ---

K-1 Timeline 4 months, 19 days 03-10-08 VSC to 7-29-08 Interview London

10-05-08 Married

AOS Timeline 5 months, 14 days 10-9-08 to 3-23-09 No interview

Removing Conditions Timeline 5 months, 20 days12-27-10 to 06-10-11 No interview

Citizenship Timeline 3 months, 26 days 12-31-11 Dallas to 4-26-12 Interview Houston

05-16-12 Oath ceremony

The journey from Fiancé to US citizenship:

4 years, 2 months, 6 days

243 pages of forms/documents submitted

No RFEs

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Thanks Nich-Nick, she doesn't move for another two weeks, and the NOA 2 was 22nd May so she should get it through the post soon. I'll have mail forwarding set-up on my current address, the problem is that my parents (of where I'm staying) are due to move in Mid-July too *head-slap*! They'll have mail forwarding too so I'll see where I am when I come to fill in the DS-160. Talk about everything happening at once!

Thanks again! :)

Edited by rob999

K1 Timeline

November 21st 2013 - First Met

November 18th 2014 - I-129f Submitted

November 24th 2014 - NOA 1

May 22nd 2015 - NOA 2 - no RFE!

June 4th 2015 - Case Sent to NVC

June 6th 2015 - NVC receives case

June 15th 2015 - Case Sent to Embassy

June 16th 2015 - Phoned NVC and finally got case number (tried 12th June and had not been assigned)

June 16th 2015 - Medical booked

June 21st 2015 - Sent Packet "3" - DS 160 and readiness

June 25th 2015 - Embassy sends letter in receipt of receiving case

June 30th 2015 - Medical

July 28th 2015 - Interview - Approved!

August 3rd 2015 - Email request to collect from courier office (Went straight from "Ready" to "Issued" did not see AP in CEAC)

August 4th 2015 - Collected packet from Chancery Lane Courier Office

August 7th 2015 - Arrived in Houston and end of K1 journey :)

Adjustment of Status Timeline

August 10th 2015 - Applied for SSN, obtained SSN number next day

August 15th 2015 - SSN card arrived

August 20th 2015 - Married! :)

August 24th 2015 - sent packet to USCIS via FedEx [AOS, AP & EAD]

August 26th 2015 - packet received at USCIS

August 28th 2015 - NOA 1 for all three applications

September 15th 2015 - RFE - request 1040A, W2's was not enough

September 24th 2015 - Biometrics completed

September 28th 2015 - RFE response received by USCIS

October 27th 2015 - EAD approved

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Thanks Nich-Nick, she doesn't move for another two weeks, and the NOA 2 was 22nd May so she should get it through the post soon. I'll have mail forwarding set-up on my current address, the problem is that my parents (of where I'm staying) are due to move in Mid-July too *head-slap*! They'll have mail forwarding too so I'll see where I am when I come to fill in the DS-160. Talk about everything happening at once!

Thanks again! :)

US government mail is not forwarded. Scratch that plan. There are ways to compensate if your interview letter goes astray. You will be fine.

Edited by Nich-Nick

England.gifENGLAND ---

K-1 Timeline 4 months, 19 days 03-10-08 VSC to 7-29-08 Interview London

10-05-08 Married

AOS Timeline 5 months, 14 days 10-9-08 to 3-23-09 No interview

Removing Conditions Timeline 5 months, 20 days12-27-10 to 06-10-11 No interview

Citizenship Timeline 3 months, 26 days 12-31-11 Dallas to 4-26-12 Interview Houston

05-16-12 Oath ceremony

The journey from Fiancé to US citizenship:

4 years, 2 months, 6 days

243 pages of forms/documents submitted

No RFEs

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