VISA BULLETIN FOR JANUARY 2012

All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family
1st 15OCT04

15OCT04

15OCT04

15APR93 15APR97
2A* 22APR09

22APR09

22APR09

22MAR09

22APR09

2B 08SEP03

08SEP03

08SEP03 01DEC92 01SEP01
3rd 01NOV01

01NOV01

01NOV01 22DEC92 15JUL92
4th 15AUG00

15AUG00

15AUG00 08MAY96 08OCT88

*NOTE: For January, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 22MAR09. 2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 22MAR09 and earlier than 22APR09. (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 01JAN09 01JAN09 C C
3rd 01FEB06 15OCT04 08AUG02 01FEB06 01FEB06
Other Workers 01FEB06 22APR03 01AUG02 01FEB06 01FEB06
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers C C C C C
5th C C C C C