A permanent residence application is termed an Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status (form I-485). At present, the filing fee is $1070. Separate filing fee for child(ren) (under 14 $635) and (14 and over $1070). The fee includes an Application for Travel Document (form I-131), Application for Employment Authorization (form I-765) and a Biometric (Fingerprinting) Fee. We have provided a complete list of fees applicable to the permanent residence process on our employment (immigrant) visa fees page.