August Visa Bulletin Report

August Visa Bulletin Report

July 22, 2020

Summary

USCIS will accept employment-based adjustment of applications from foreign nationals with a priority date that is either current “c,” or earlier than the Final Action Dates listed in Chart A of the August Visa Bulletin. USCIS has announced that F2A applicants may file using the Final Action Dates chart. Applicants in all other family-sponsored preference categories must use the Dates for Filing chart.

Preference Category Trends

EB-1 remains current for all countries except China and India. China and India will advance six and nine months respectively to February 8, 2018.

EB-2 remains current for all countries except China and India. China will advance by two months to January 15, 2016. India will remain at July 8, 2009.

EB-3 (for professional and skilled workers) will advance by almost a full year to April 1, 2019, except for China & India. Cutoff dates for China will advance by eight months to February 15, 2017, and India will advance four months to October 1, 2009.

EB-5 remains current for all countries, except China and Vietnam. China and Vietnam will advance modestly by two weeks and months, respectively.

Employment Based Visa Bulletin Chart

 

For questions, contact your WR immigration attorney.

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