TPS, or Temporary Protected Status, allows people from certain countries to live and work in the United States during a humanitarian crisis in their home countries. See the Top 10 Questions About TPS.
See if you qualify to apply for or renew your TPS.
Click on your country below for more information:
- Afghanistan - coming soon
- Burma (Myanmar) - coming soon
- Cameroon - coming soon
- El Salvador
- South Sudan (click to download information sheet)
- Syria - coming soon
- Ukraine (click to download information sheet)
Additional resources and immigration options for people with TPS
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