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Street Address
The Asylum Office that serves your area is the: New Orleans Sub-Office of the Houston Asylum Office

This office is located at:

2424 Edenborn Avenue, Suite 300

Metairie, LA 70001

This office is a Sub-Office of the Houston Asylum Office. It adjudicates cases in Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee and operates within the jurisdiction of the Fifth, Sixth and Eighth Circuit courts.
Mailing Address
The mailing address is:

New Orleans Asylum Sub-Office

2424 Edenborn Avenue, Suite 300

Metairie, LA 70001

Customer Access Information
Customers with an appointment may access the office at their designated appointment time.



Customers without an appointment may access the office during walk-in hours, which take place on Thursday mornings from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm.



Transportation
DRIVING DIRECTIONS:

Directions from New Orleans and Destinations East of Metairie:

Take I-10 west to exit 228 for Causeway Boulevard North in the direction of Mandeville. This exit has two lanes. Use the second from the right exit lane and keep left following signs towards Causeway Boulevard South. Keep right and continue to follow the signs towards Causeway Boulevard South. Merge onto Causeway Boulevard. Turn right onto S. Service Road West. Turn left onto Edenborn Avenue.

Directions from Destinations West of Metairie:

Take I-10 east to exit 226 for Clearview Parkway South (LA-3152) in the direction of Huey Long Bridge. Keep right and follow signs for Clearview Parkway South. Turn left onto S. Service Road West. Turn right onto Edenborn Avenue.

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION:

The New Orleans Asylum Sub-Office is accessible using the New Orleans Regional Transit Authority from New Orleans, LA. For more information, visit their website at http://www.norta.com or call 504-248-3900.

Or Jefferson Transit once in Metairie, LA. Their website is http://www.jeffersontransit.org or call 504-818-1077.

Most public transit routes from New Orleans require at least one to two hours and multiple bus route exchanges to complete, as well as additional walking time to the office once in Metairie, LA.

There are also a variety of taxicab companies in New Orleans and Metairie. Please note that some taxicab companies receive payment in cash only.

Parking & Accessibility
PARKING: Parking in the building garage is free. Please park on Level 4 or higher in undesignated parking spots. An elevator is available for access to the ground floor.

HANDICAP ACCESSIBILITY: This office is handicapped accessible.

Service Area
This Asylum Office serves the following states: Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee and operates within the jurisdiction of the Fifth, Sixth and Eighth Circuit courts.
Asylum and Related Forms
Form I-589 “Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal” should be mailed to:

USCIS

Texas Service Center

Attn: Asylum

P.O. Box 851892

Mesquite, TX 75185-1892

Form I-589 “Application for Asylum and Withholding of Removal” for Unaccompanied Alien Children in Removal Proceedings should be mailed to:

USCIS

Nebraska Service Center

UAC I-589

P.O. Box 87589

Lincoln, NE 68501

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 for information and assistance on Case Services.

Please note that 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 15:12:28 07/10/2017

12-14-2017 08:36 PM CST