Apply for a SOFA Status Certification Letter
STEP ONE: Complete 5820.3 (do not sign the form) and save the form as "Your Last Name_5820.3."
STEP TWO: Gather all Required Supporting Documents and save the documents as follows:
- Military Orders: "Your Last Name_Military Orders."
- Passport: "Your Last Name_Relationship to You_Passport."
- Marriage Certificate save as "Your Last Name_Marriage Certificate."
STEP THREE: E-mail all documents from Steps One, Two, and Three to the ILAW Section in one e-mail.
STEP FOUR: Receive via e-mail a SOFA Certification Letter, digitally signed by the ILAW Officer, within one to three business days.