VISA BULLETIN FOR JANUARY 2010

  All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA-mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family          
1st 01APR04

01APR04

01APR04

15AUG92 01DEC93
2A* 01JAN06

01JAN06

01JAN06 01JAN04 01JAN06
2B 01DEC01

01DEC01

01DEC01 08JUN92 01JUL98
3rd 22MAY01

22MAY01

22MAY01 15SEP92 01DEC91
4th 01OCT99

01OCT99

01OCT99 22NOV95 01MAY87

*NOTE: For January, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 01JAN04.  2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 01JAN04and earlier than 01JAN06. (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 01MAY05 22JAN05 C C
3rd 01AUG02 01AUG02 22JUN01 01JUN02 01AUG02
Other Workers 01JUN01 01JUN01 01JUN01 01JUN01 01JUN01
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

5th Pilot Programs

C

C

C

C

C