Application for a Search of Citizenship Records
This application is for persons requesting a search of citizenship records to verify citizenship and naturalization information.
The record letter cannot be used as proof of citizenship. For proof of citizenship, please use the Application for a Citizenship Certificate.
Before you apply online, make sure you have:
You need an account to apply online. Use it to pay your fees and check your status.
Once you start your online application, you have 60 days to submit it.
- The instruction guide to prepare and submit your application
- Application for a search of citizenship records [CIT 0058] (PDF, 1.45 MB)
- Get help to download, save and open this form
- Read the instruction guide and download your application form
- Complete, sign and date your application form
- Pay the fees
- Submit your application
Important:If your application is incomplete or missing information, we will return it to you.
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