New card is being produced meaning – EAD
New card is being produced USCIS status means that your EAD application has been approved and the card has been sent for printing.
New card is being produced – EAD processing time
You will receive the new EAD card (i-485 EAD, F1 OPT-EAD, L2 EAD, H4 EAD or other) by mail within 5-10 working days now after this USCIS update.
You can track the current processing time for EAD applications. The EAD (Employment Authorization Document) is filed using USCIS form I-765. Sample form for H4EAD application.
SSN Card with EAD
The SSN request is sent to SSN office after your EAD has been approved. It will take about 4-5 weeks for SSN card to arrive by USPS mail.
There is no biometric required for H4-EAD and SSN.
No need to worry. It is not a false update!
EAD Card USCIS Case History
Other status updates for EAD i765 application may look like this:
|Status Date||USCIS EAD Case Status|
|08/09/2018||We mailed your new card to the address you gave us.|
|08/04/2018||New card is being produced.|
|08/04/2018||We approved your Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization.|
|05/26/2018||We received your Form I-765, Application for Employment Authorization.|
SSN card Not Received After EAD approval
SSN card is automatically requested by USCIS once your EAD card is approved.
You can expect to received SSN card within 4-6 weeks.
If you do not receive the SSN number in 6 weeks, you can directly visit your local SSN office. They can check if any SSN application is pending for you.
If no application is pending, you can request a new SSN number.