Visa Bulletin 08/2017

14 Jul 2017 The American Dream

New case numbers have been announced. All Green Card winners of the diversity visa program of DV-2017 should regularly check whether their interview appointment is already available. Once your appointment is set, schedule your medical exam, apply for a criminal background check and collect all further necessary documents for the interview.

Case numbers & interviews AUGUST 2017 DV-2017

Africa: Current (except Egypt: 30,600)

Asia: Current (except Nepal: 7,075)

Europe: Current (except Uzbekistan: 13,300)

North America (Bahamas): Current

Oceania: Current

South America and the Caribbean: Current

Case numbers & interviews SEPTEMBER 2017 DV-2017

Africa: Current (except Egypt: 36,500)

Asia: Current (except Nepal: 7,450)

Europe: Current

North America (Bahamas): Current

Oceania: Current

South America and the Caribbean: Current

Furthermore, we would like to announce the following waiting periods for immigration via family or employment (extract from the official version). Further information regarding each category can be found on our website - section "Immigrant Visas".

Immigration categories for AUGUST 2017

Family Sponsored Preferences

F1                                                  22DEC10

F2A                                                22SEP15

F2B                                                01NOV10

F3                                                  08JUL05

F4                                                  08MAY04

Employment-Based Preferences

1st C             

2nd 01APR15

3rd C

Other workers C                                                  

4th C

Certain Religious employees C       

5thNon-Regional Center C

5thRegional Center (I5 and R5) C

(Targeted Employment Areas/regional Centers and Pilot Programs)

For more information you can check out the official website of the U.S. Department of State.

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