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Work Authorization (I-765)

Who can receive a Work Permit?

There are various reasons someone can apply for Employment Authorization, also known as a work permit. There are also many benefits to receiving a work permit. The obvious benefit is the ability to legally work in the United States. A work permit can also allow you to receive a social security number and also apply for a driver's license. If you have a green card, you do not need an Employment Authorization Card.

There are numerous different ways you may be eligible to apply for Employment Authorization. Some of these categories are:

  • Asylees
  • Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
  • Spouses of Various Employment Visas
  • Certain Parolees
  • Applicants for Adjustment of Status, NACARA, Cancellation of Removal
  • Fiances
  • Deferred Action
  • Order of Supervision with Deportation Order

Receiving a work permit can be an extremely important step in your immigration process. Having the ability to legally earn money and apply for a driver's license can change your life. It is recommend that you that you seek the advise of an experienced immigration attorney to determine if you are eligible for a work permit. Contact Dorsett Immigration Law now for your free consultation.