VISA BULLETIN FOR AUGUST 2009

  All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA-mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family          
1st 08JAN03

08JAN03

08JAN03

01JAN91 15SEP93
2A* 15JAN05

15JAN05

15JAN05 22SEP02 15JAN05
2B 01MAY01

01MAY01

01MAY01 08MAY92 01MAY98
3rd 01NOV00

01NOV00

01NOV00 01JUL91 08AUG91
4th 22DEC98

22DEC98

22DEC98 01AUG95 08SEP86

*NOTE: For August, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 22SEP02.  2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 22SEP02 and earlier than 15JAN05. (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 01OCT03 01OCT03 C C
3rd U U U U U
Other Workers U U U U U
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