|Name||Affidavit of Support|
|Purpose||Ensures immigrants have adequate means of financial support.|
|Agency||USCIS (United States Citizenship and Immigration Services)|
|#/Pages||Form 12; Instructions 16.|
The Form I-864 Affidavit of Support is required for most family-based immigrants to show to the government that they have sufficient means of financial support and are not likely to become a burden to the state.