How do I get an Affidavit of support in the Philippines?

The requirements for securing the Affidavit of Support/ Letter of Invitation are the following:

  1. Personal Appearance;
  2. Affidavit of Support form;
  3. Original and two (2) photocopies of valid passport;
  4. Two (2) photocopies of proof of financial capacity to support the invitee (preferably bank account statements);

How do I get an Affidavit of support?

An Affidavit of Support must contain the following:

  1. The person providing the Affidavit of Support’s full name, address, date, and place of birth.
  2. They should explain what their relationship with you and your spouse is (for example, friend or pastor)
  3. They must explain how they came to know you.

Is Affidavit of support required for visitor visa?

Form I-134, Affidavit of Support is required when wanting to sponsor a visa applicant (temporary visitor visa or K1/K2 visa) in order to demonstrate that they will not become a “public charge” to the government.

What is authenticated Affidavit of support?

The Affidavit of Support with Undertaking is a legal document that states that the inviter who is living abroad will shoulder the trip expenses of the visitor in part or in full, and that the visitor you will be under their responsibility during the stay in that country.

Does Affidavit of support need to be notarized?

The letter does not need to be notarized, but it is important to include a sworn statement that states, “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that the foregoing is true and correct to the best of my knowledge.” The petitioner should understand that an affidavit is only supporting evidence.

How much does the Affidavit of support cost?

a $120 fee per
There is a $120 fee per case for reviewing the Affidavit of Support (Forms I-864, I-864A, and/or I-864EZ) when the form is filed in the United States. However, there is only one fee charged, even if there are multiple financial sponsors associated with a single case. This fee is paid online at

Does affidavit of support need to be notarized?

What documents are needed for affidavit of support?

Affidavit of Support Checklist

  • Sponsor’s Federal income tax records.
  • Most recent year’s income tax return.
  • Copy of Form 1099 (if applicable)
  • Joint asset values (if applicable)
  • Certificate of citizenship (for naturalized U.S. citizens)
  • Copy of green card (for permanent residents)
  • Form I-864A (for some sponsors)

How long is Affidavit of Support valid?

An affidavit of support is a legally enforceable contract, and the sponsor’s responsibility usually lasts until the family member or other individual either becomes a U.S. citizen, or is credited with 40 quarters of work (usually 10 years).

Who pays affidavit of Support fee?

Who Has to Pay NVC Fees? The Affidavit of Support (AOS) fee usually goes to the petitioner. So the person who filed the immigrant petition on behalf of the immigrant has to cover the AOS fee. You could possibly pay more than one AOS simultaneously if you submit a cashier’s check as payment.