Immigration Consultant Checklist

Pass a Background Check.

Submit the following items to the Secretary of State:

  • Copy of a current Surety Bond ($100,000)(PDF) obtained from a corporate surety (admitted to do business in California).
  • Completed Immigration Consultant Disclosure(PDF) form.
  • Copy of a valid and current photo identification. Acceptable forms of photo identification are:
    • An identification card or driver's license issued by the California Department of Motor Vehicles.
    • A passport issued by the Department of State of the United States.
    • An identification card issued by a state other than California.
    • A driver's license issued by a state other than California.
  • 2" x 2" passport photo.
  • $30.00 filing fee.