Temporary Protected Status

Temporary Protected Status Attorneys in Charlotte

Non-Immigrant Benefits

Temporary protected status (TPS) is a temporary non-immigrant benefit for certain nationals of certain foreign countries designated by the Attorney General.

TPS is a status that has been in flux in recent months. As of the date of this writing, the countries whose foreign nationals may be granted TPS are:

  • El Salvador
  • Haiti
  • Honduras
  • Nepal
  • Nicaragua
  • Somalia
  • Sudan
  • South Sudan
  • Syria
  • Yemen

For an up-to-date list of countries designated under the TPS program, visit here. Many factors can affect TPS eligibility. Attorney Ashley E. Lively has experience helping foreign nationals apply and re-register for TPS.


If you failed to re-register, need help applying, or had criminal contact since your last TPS application, contact Lively Law Firm at (980) 332-2225 today for more information about how we can assist you.