N-600K, Application for Citizenship and Issuance of Certificate Under Section 322
Purpose of Form :
For a child who regularly resides abroad to claim U.S. citizenship based on parentage.
Number of Pages :
Form 7; Instructions 7.
Edition Date :
11/23/10. Previous editions accepted.
Where to File :
Submit this application to any USCIS Field Office.
Filing Fee :
$600. ($550 if filing for an adopted child, see the form instructions for full payment information.)
Special Instructions :
Please consult the “Paying Fees” section of your local office site to learn which forms of payment will be accepted. Acceptable forms of payment may vary by office. Checks should be made payable to U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Note on Filing Fees: The fee for Form N-600K is $600. Except for a person who is requesting a Certificate of Citizenship for an adopted child, (checking Part 2, Box A or C on the form), all applicants must pay the fee for filing Form N-600K, under section 322 of the INA. For U.S. citizen parents, or a U.S. citizen grandparent or U.S. citizen legal guardian filing in lieu of a deceased U.S. citizen parent, filing on behalf of an adopted minor child under section 322 of the INA (checking Part 2, Box B on the form), the fee for this is $550.