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May 2021 Visa Bulletin Predictions

For official March 2021 Visa Bulletin & Analysis, please click here: https://www.mygcvisa.com/visa-bulletin/2021/visa-bulletin-march-2021.aspx

Please see May 2021 Visa Bulletin Predictions below (for both Family Based and Employment Based categories for all countries):

Family Based:
Final Action Dates
Dates For Filing Applications
"Final Action Date" is the date when when USCIS/DOS may render their final decision on submitted applications. Your priority date should be before this date.
Family-
Sponsored
All Chargeability
Areas Except
Those Listed
CHINA-mainland
born
INDIAMEXICOPHILIPPINES
F108NOV1408NOV1408NOV1408MAR9808MAY12
F2ACCCCC
F2B08SEP1508SEP1508SEP1522AUG9922NOV11
F301SEP0801SEP0801SEP0808OCT9608JUL02
F408NOV0608NOV0608APR0508AUG9801JUL02
"Date for Filing Application" is the date when you can submit I-485/NVC applications to USCIS/DOS. Your priority date should be before this date.
Family-
Sponsored
All Chargeability
Areas Except
Those Listed
CHINA-mainland
born
INDIAMEXICOPHILIPPINES
F108OCT1508OCT1508OCT1515MAR0001MAR13
F2A08APR2108APR2108APR2108APR2108APR21
F2B22JUL1622JUL1622JUL1615JAN0001AUG12
F308AUG0908AUG0908AUG0901OCT0022MAY03
F415NOV0715NOV0722DEC0501JUN9922JAN03

Employment Based:
Final Action Dates
Dates For Filing Applications
"Final Action Date" is the date when when USCIS/DOS may render their final decision on submitted applications. Your priority date should be before this date.
Employment-
based
All Chargeability
Areas Except
Those Listed
CHINA-
mainland 
born
INDIAMEXICO PHILIPPINES
1stC01MAR21CCC
2ndC08SEP1601MAR10CC
3rdC08JUN1801OCT10CC
Other WorkersCTBD01OCT10CC
4thCCC01MAR19C
Certain Religious WorkersCCC01MAR19C
5th
Non-Regional
Center
(C5 and T5)
C01SEP15CCC
5th
Regional
Center
(I5 and R5)
C01SEP15CCC
"Date for Filing Application" is the date when you can submit I-485/NVC applications to USCIS/DOS. Your priority date should be before this date.
Employment-
based
All Chargeability
Areas Except
Those Listed
CHINA-
mainland 
born
INDIAMEXICO PHILIPPINES
1stCCCCC
2ndC01NOV1615SEP11CC
3rdC22AUG1815SEP14CC
Other WorkersCTBD15SEP14CC
4thCCCCC
Certain Religious WorkersCCCCC
5th
Non-Regional
Center
(C5 and T5)
C08FEB16CCC
5th
Regional
Center
(I5 and R5)
C08FEB16CCC

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Current Step: If your priority date is not current, then you can calculate when it may become current, check your case status, case processing time, etc: https://www.mygcvisa.com/calculator

Next Steps: If priority date is current and

1. If applicant is inside US, they will have to file I-485: https://blog.mygcvisa.com/2013/04/how-to-file-i-485-application.html

2. If applicant is outside US, it will be sent to NVC: https://www.mygcvisa.com/nvc/overview-after-nvc-petition-approved.aspx

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