North Olmsted, OH asked in Immigration Law for Ohio

Q: How to correct first name ( FNU) on first permanent residant card as my passport has all my name in last name box only?

I have IR1 visa and now waiting for my permanent resident card . My passport has my name only is last name n given name is empty.

On my visa sticker i have last name as its on my pasport but in given name its written FNU,

Is there some thing i can do to get red of FNU n half of my name from last name be written in given name to sort the issue

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1 Lawyer Answer
Kyndra L Mulder
Kyndra L Mulder
  • Immigration Law Lawyer
  • Jacksonville, FL

A: You can request a replacement card. if the error in your name was your fault you will need to pay the fee. If it was an error of the USCIS you will not need to pay the fee.

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