VISA BULLETIN FOR MAY 2012

All Chargeability Areas
Except Those Listed
CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
Family
1st 01MAY05

01MAY05

01MAY05

15MAY93 01JUL97
2A* 15NOV09

15NOV09

15NOV09

15OCT09

15NOV09

2B 22FEB04

22FEB04

22FEB04 01DEC92 08DEC01
3rd 08MAR02

08MAR02

08MAR02 15JAN93 22JUL92
4th 01DEC00

22NOV00

01DEC00 01JUN96 22JAN89

*NOTE: For May, 2A numbers EXEMPT from per-country limit are available to applicants from all countries with priority dates earlier than 15OCT09. 2A numbers SUBJECT to per-country limit are available to applicants chargeable to all countries EXCEPT MEXICO with priority dates beginning 15OCT09 and earlier than 15NOV09. (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 15AUG07 15AUG07 C C
3rd 01MAR06 01APR05 08SEP02 01MAY06 01MAY06
Other Workers 01MAY06 22APR03 08SEP02 01MAY06 01MAY06
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers C C C C C
5th C C C C C