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Friday, October 12, 2018

November 2018 Visa Bulletin





In November's Visa Bulletin, there are not many changes in the employment-based categories. China's EB-2 and Philippines's EB-3 advance slightly.  All EB-1 categories remain retrogressed.  Family 1st and 2A also enjoy some small advancements.  


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AD: Dates for Final Action (Approval)              FD: Dates for Filing Applications Only

      Family
Other Countries
      China
India
Mexico
Philippines
F1
AD
06/22/2011
06/22/2011
06/22/2011
08/01/1997
02/01/2007
FD
03/08/201203/08/201203/08/201210/08/1998
02/15/2008
F2A
AD
09/15/2016
09/15/2016
09/15/2016
09/01/2016
09/15/2016
FD
12/01/2017
12/01/2017
12/01/2017
12/01/2017
12/01/2017
F2B
AD
01/01/2012
01/01/2012
01/01/2012
06/08/1997
06/01/2007
FD
03/22/2014
03/22/2014
03/22/2014
06/22/1997
12/15/2007
F3
AD
07/08/2006
07/08/2006
07/08/2006
12/22/1995
06/22/1995
FD
01/08/2007
01/08/2007
01/08/2007
12/22/1998
06/01/1997
F4
AD
03/22/2005
03/22/2005
06/01/2004
02/08/1998
06/15/1995
FD
06/01/2005
06/01/2005
01/01/2005
06/22/1998
04/08/1996

1st: Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Citizens (about 23,400 per year).
2A: The 2 "A" preference is for Spouses and Children (under 21 & unmarried) of LPR's.
2B: The 2 "B" Preference is for Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 or older) of LPR's.
3rd: Married Sons and Daughters of Citizens (about 23,400 per year)
4th: Brothers and Sisters of Adult Citizens. (about 65,000 per year)
   
Employment
Other Countries
China
El Salvador
Guatemala
Honduras
India
Mexico
Philippines

Vietnam
EB1
AD
      04/01/2017
    06/01/2016
04/01/2017
  06/01/2016
04/01/2017
04/01/2017
04/01/2017
FD
06/01/2018
10/01/2017
06/01/2018
10/01/2017
06/01/2018
06/01/2018
C
EB2
AD
 C
05/15/2015
C
  03/26/2009
C
C
        C
FD
C
06/15/2015
C
05/22/2009
C
C
C
EB3
AD
C
06/01/2015
C
01/01/2009
C
06/08/2017
C
FD
C
08/08/2015
C
10/01/2009
C
07/01/2017
C
Other Workers
  AD
C
05/01/2007
          C
01/01/2009
C
06/08/2017
C
FD
C
06/01/2008
C
10/01/2009
C
07/01/2017
C
EB4
AD
C
C
02/15/2016
C
11/22/2016
C
C
FD
C
C
05/01/2016
C
C
C
C
EB5
AD
C
08/15/2014
C
C
C
C
02/01/2016
FD
C
10/01/2014
C
C
C
C
C









1st: Priority Workers (Extraordinary ability aliens, multinational companies executives/managers, outstanding prof./researchers)
2nd: Members of the Professions Holding Advanced Degrees or Persons of Exceptional Ability.
3rd: Skilled Workers, Professionals, and Other Workers (Unskilled.)
4th: "Special Immigrants" (Religious & others)    
5th: Employment Creation (Investors)

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