TPS(Temporary Protected Status) For Venezuela
Who Is Eligible for TPS For Venezuela
- Be a national of a country designated for TPS or a person without nationality who last lived in the Venezuela.
- Must file for TPS during the initial registration or re-registration period or meet the requirements for late filing.
- Must have been continuously physically present in the U.S. since the effective date of the most recent designation of your country, and
- Must have been continuously residing in the U.S. since the date specified for your country. There are situations where this might be exempted in cases of innocent departures from the U.S.
What is TPS
The Secretary of Homeland Security may designate a foreign country for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) due to conditions in the country that temporarily prevent the country’s nationals from returning safely, or in certain circumstances, where the country is unable to handle the return of its nationals adequately. TPS may be granted to eligible nationals of certain countries who are already in the United States.