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Street Address
The Asylum Office that serves your area is the: Newark Asylum Office.

This office is located at:

1200 Wall Street West, Fourth Floor

Lyndhurst, NJ 07071.
Mailing Address
The mailing address is:

USCIS

Newark Asylum Office

1200 Wall Street West, Fourth Floor

Lyndhurst, NJ 07071.
Customer Access Information
Walk-in hours for this office are Monday-Friday, 7:30AM to 4:30PM

Public e-mail address is: NewarkAsylumOfficeMailbox@uscis.dhs.gov.

The Public phone number is: 201-508-6100
Transportation
DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

Driving directions are as follows:

From the Garden State Parkway:

Take the Garden State Parkway North to Exit 153A for Route 3 East.

Continue on Route 3 East.

Take the exit for 17 South Lyndhurst (Service Road).

After you exit you will be on Polito Avenue. Proceed to the second traffic light and take a left onto Wall Street West.

Continue to 1200 Wall Street West.

From the New Jersey Turnpike:

Take the New Jersey Turnpike to Exit 16W.

Get on Route 3 West.

Take the exit for Route 17 South.

Continue on Route 17 South to the first traffic light (Quality Inn and Marriott Courtyard are on the corner).

Take a left onto Polito Avenue.

Go to the first traffic light and take a left onto Wall Street West.

The office is located in the third building on the right at 1200 Wall Street West.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

Public Transportation is readily accessible from the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan.

By Bus: Take the New Jersey Transit’s bus number 191 or 192 or take the De Camp bus’ route numbers 32, 44, or 99. For more information on current bus schedules contact the New Jersey Transit or the De Camp bus lines.

By Train: Path service can be taken from Manhattan to the Harrison stop, and then you can take a taxi from the Harrison stop. The cost of these services is approximately $12 to $15.

Path service can also be taken from Hoboken to the Kingsland stop in Lyndhurst or to the Rutherford train station. From either of those stops take the New Jersey Transit bus number 76L to the vicinity of the park. The New Jersey Transit bus number 76P provides service to the

Corporate Park during rush hours and bus number 76L has a stop within one mile of the facility. A schedule for bus number 76P has been provided. Bus number 76L runs on a twenty-minute to half-hour schedule during non-rush hours.
Parking & Accessibility
PARKING: There is free parking in the area of the office.


HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY: This office is handicapped accessible.
Service Area
This Asylum Office serves the following states: Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

This office serves the following counties in the state of New York: Albany, Allegany, Bronx, Broome, Cattaraugus, Cayuga, Chautauqua, Chemung, Chenango, Clinton, Columbia, Cortland, Delaware, Erie, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Genesse, Greene, Hamilton, Herkimer, Jefferson, Lewis, Livingston, Madison, Monroe, Montgomery, New York (Manhattan), Niagara, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Orleans, Oswego, Otsego, Rensselaer, Saint Lawrence, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Tioga, Tompkins, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wyoming, Yates.

This office also serves the following counties in the state of Pennsylvania: Adams, Berks, Bucks, Cameron, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clinton, Columbia, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Franklin, Fulton, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Potter, Schuylkill, Snyder, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Union, Wayne, Wyoming, York.
Asylum and Related Forms
Applications for political asylum or other asylum-related benefits are not filed at Asylum Offices. Follow the instructions on the application form you wish to file, and mail your completed application to the appropriate Service Center for initial processing.

Form I-589 “Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal” should be mailed to:

USCIS

Vermont Service Center

75 Lower Welden Street

St. Albans, VT 05479.
Case Services
If you believe there is a problem with a case that you filed, you have moved, or you are in need of other services, the National Customer Service Center offers a variety of Case Services for a case that is pending or completed.

You should call the National Customer Service Center, during the hours we offer live assistance for information and assistance on Case Services.

Please note that the Asylum offices do not directly provide Case Services assistance that is related to the status of applications or other associated services.

This office profile was last updated at 08:25:46 04/30/2015

07-06-2015 06:21 AM CDT