For October 2014 Visa Bulletin, please click here:

Please see November 2014 Visa Bulletin Predictions below (for both Family Based and Employment Based):

Quick Summary:

Family Based:

Family-Sponsored All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
F1 22APR07 22APR07 22APR07 15JUL94 08OCT04
F2A 08MAR13 08MAR13 08MAR13 15SEP12 08MAR13
F2B 15DEC07 15DEC07 15DEC07 01NOV94 08JAN04
F3 22DEC03 22DEC03 22DEC03 01NOV93 08JUN93
F4 08FEB02 08FEB02 08FEB02 08FEB97 08MAY91

Employment Based:

Employment- Based All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
1st C C C C C
2nd C 22DEC09 TBD C C
3rd 01FEB12 01NOV09 22NOV03 01FEB12 01FEB12
Other Workers 01FEB12 22JUL05 22NOV03 01FEB12 01FEB12
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers C C C C C
5th Targeted Employment Areas/Regional Centers and Pilot Programs C C C C C

If you have not done it, please remember to add or update your I-130/NVC/I-140/I-485 case in the GC tracker: tracker/

It would be very useful to understand how USCIS is currently processing cases. It would also help in estimating date movements in future VB.

We will update this table as we get more data. If you are interested, the dates above are based on following data:
  • Latest I-130/I-140/I-485 Processing Statistics (see link on right side) -->

Similar to EB3 category movement, we have added a blog post for EB2 category forward movement. Please click here for FB category.

Next Steps: If priority date is current and

1. If applicant is inside US, they will have to file I-485:

2. If applicant is outside US, it will be sent to NVC:

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