On September 8th, 2021, DHS announced an automatic continuation of TPS designations for El Salvador, Haiti, Honduras, Nepal, Nicaragua, and Sudan.
- The Temporary Status Protection coverage as such continues indefinitely for beneficiaries of these 6 countries.
- The continuity removes the current EAD expiration date of October 4, 2021, and extends it to December 31, 2022.
- Those covered under TPS from all the above-mentioned countries except for Haiti, do not require to reapply for TPS or for renewal of the EAD.
- Those Haitians who qualify for TPS (initial or renewal), must apply for Haiti TPS before the end of the newly designated registration period set for February 3, 2023.