Visa Bulletins

Upcoming Month

Processing in the US

Family-Sponsored All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
F1 01 JAN 12 01 JAN 12 01 JAN 12 01 NOV 96 01 OCT 07
F2A 01 NOV 16 01 NOV 16 01 NOV 16 01 NOV 16 01 NOV 16
F2B 01 SEP 11 01 SEP 11 01 SEP 11 01 JAN 97 01 SEP 07
F3 01 DEC 05 01 DEC 05 01 DEC 05 01 OCT 95 15 JUN 95
F4 15 NOV 04 15 NOV 04 22 JUN 04 08 FEB 98 01 MAR 95

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400 plus any numbers not required for fourth preference.
Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents.
A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents.
B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents.
Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences.
Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens: 65,000, plus any numbers not required by first three preferences.

Processing at consulates outside the US

Family-Sponsored All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
F1 22 DEC 10 22 DEC 10 22 DEC 10 01 MAR 96 01 JAN 07
F2A 22 OCT 15 22 OCT 15 22 OCT 15 15 OCT 15 22 OCT 15
F2B 08 NOV 10 08 NOV 10 08 NOV 10 15 JUL 96 01 JAN 07
F3 22 JUL 05 22 JUL 05 22 JUL 05 22 APR 95 22 FEB 95
F4 08 MAY 04 08 MAY 04 01 OCT 03 01 OCT 97 01 JUN 94

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400 plus any numbers not required for fourth preference.
Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents.
A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents.
B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents.
Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences.
Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens: 65,000, plus any numbers not required by first three preferences.


Current Month

Processing in the US

Family-Sponsored All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
F1 22 JUL 11 22 JUL 11 22 JUL 11 01 APR 96 08 SEP 07
F2A 08 APR 16 08 APR 16 08 APR 16 08 APR 16 08 APR 16
F2B 01 SEP 11 01 SEP 11 01 SEP 11 08 AUG 96 22 JUL 07
F3 01 DEC 05 01 DEC 05 01 DEC 05 01 MAY 95 01 MAR 95
F4 15 NOV 04 15 NOV 04 22 JUN 04 08 JAN 98 08 FEB 95

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400 plus any numbers not required for fourth preference.
Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents.
A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents.
B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents.
Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences.
Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens: 65,000, plus any numbers not required by first three preferences.

Processing at consulates outside the US

Family-Sponsored All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
F1 01 MAY 10 01 MAY 10 01 MAY 10 01 FEB 96 01 JAN 07
F2A 01 OCT 15 01 OCT 15 01 OCT 15 22 SEP 15 01 OCT 15
F2B 01 NOV 10 01 NOV 10 01 NOV 10 01 JUL 96 01 JAN 07
F3 08 JUL 05 08 JUL 05 08 JUL 05 08 APR 95 15 FEB 95
F4 01 JAN 02 01 JAN 02 01 JAN 02 15 SEP 97 01 JUN 94

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400 plus any numbers not required for fourth preference.
Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents.
A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents.
B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents.
Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens: 23,400, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences.
Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens: 65,000, plus any numbers not required by first three preferences.


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