VISA BULLETIN FOR NOVEMBER 2009

  All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA-mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family          
1st 15OCT03

15OCT03

15OCT03

08JUL92 22OCT93
2A* 15JAUG05

15JAUG05

15JAUG05 15JUN03 15AUG05
2B 01OCT01

01OCT01

01OCT01 01JUN92 15MAY98
3rd 01MAR01

01MAR01

01MAR01 01MAY92 22OCT91
4th 15JUN99

15JUN99

15JUN99 08NOV95 15JAN87

*NOTE: For November, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 15JUN03.  2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 15JUN03 and earlier than 15AUG05. (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 01APR05 22JAN05 C C
3rd 01JUN02 01JUN02 22APR01 01JUN02 01JUN02
Other Workers 01JUN01 01JUN01 22APR01 01JUN01 01JUN01
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers

U

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

5th Pilot Programs

U

U

U

U

U