VISA BULLETIN FOR FEBRUARY 2009

  All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family          
1st 08JUL02

08JUL02

08JUL02

08OCT92 15JUL93
2A* 01JUN04

01JUN04

01JUN04 22SEP01 01JUN04
2B 08MAY00

08MAY00

08MAY00 01MAY92 15OCT97
3rd 01AUG00

01AUG00

01AUG00 08OCT92 01JUN91
4th 15FEB98

22SEP97

15JAN98 22MAR95 01MAY86

*NOTE: For February, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 22SEP01.  2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeasble to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 22SEP01 and earlier than 01JUN04.  (All 2A numbers provided for MEXICO are exempt from the per-country limit; there are no 2A numbers for MEXICO subject to per-country limit).

 

Priority Dates for Employment-Based Immigrant Visas

  All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Employment Based          
1st C C C C C
2nd C 01JAN05 01JAN04 C C
3rd 01MAY05 01OCT02 15OCT01 01APR03 01MAY05
Other Workers 15MAR03 01OCT02 15OCT01 15OCT01 15MAR03
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers

C

C C C C
5th C C C C C
Targeted Employment Areas/Regional Centers C C C C C