Citizenship Application Documents

citizenship now events

To apply for citizenship, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Reside in the United States as a permanent resident for five years (three years if living with and married to the same U.S. citizen)
  • Live in the United States for half of the five or three year period
  • You are at least 18 years old

What to bring to a Citizenship Now! event:

  • Green card and all passports since obtaining green card
  • Home addresses for the last five or three years
  • Parent’s naturalization information*
  • School/employment history for the last five or three years
  • Children’s information (date of birth, A#, addresses)*
  • Marital history*
  • Certified dispositions for any arrests, tickets, citations, and MTA disposition letter*

*If applicable: