Form I-90, Application to Replace Permanent Resident Card, is used to replace Green Cards that have been lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed. It is also used to renew Green Cards when they reach their 10-year expiration date.
Citizens and permanent residents (Green Card holders) in the United States can apply for certain relatives immigration to the United States. Form I-130, Sponsor Family for a Green Card, is the first step in this immigration process.
Form I-485, Application to Register Permanent Residence or Adjust Status is used by immigrants to apply for their first permanent resident card (Green Card) after they have an approved immigration petition.
Different family members have different priorities in the U.S. immigration system. Some immigrating relatives may be eligible to file their petition and application for a permanent resident card (Green Card) at the same time.