|To be eligible to file for an immigrant visa petition for your relative, you must be the sponsor. You must also be at least 18 years old and a U.S. citizen or a lawful permanent resident. You must have a domicile in the United States or a territory or possession of the United States.
Usually, this requirement means you must actually live in the United States, or a territory or possession, in order to be a sponsor. If you live abroad, you may still be eligible to be a sponsor if you can show that your residence abroad is temporary, so that you still have your domicile in the United States. Meet us for a free consultation and See if you qualify - FREE SKILLS ASSESSMENT
A U.S. Citizen can sponsor:
A lawful permanent resident san sponsor:
You must complete and submit an affidavit of support, if you are bringing a relative to the United States. An affidavit of support is required for all immediate relatives of U.S. citizens (which include parents, spouses, and unmarried children under the age of 21, including orphans) and relatives who qualify for immigration to the United States under one of the family-based preferences: