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Updated: 
May 17, 2021

What relationships could qualify me for a VAWA self-petition?

If you answer “yes” to any of the questions below, you may qualify for a VAWA self-petition:

  1. Are you or were you married to a US citizen or lawful permanent resident?
  2. Are you or were you the child or step-child of a US citizen or lawful permanent resident?
  3. Are you or were you the parent of a US citizen?