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Apr 2023 Visa Bulletin Predictions

For official December 2022 Visa Bulletin & Analysis, please click here: https://www.mygcvisa.com/visa-bulletin/2022/visa-bulletin-december-2022.aspx

Please see April 2023 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
F108AUG1508AUG1508AUG1522APR0115SEP12
F2ACCCCC
F2B08MAR1608MAR1608MAR1608SEP0108MAR12
F301FEB0901FEB0901FEB0908DEC9715SEP02
F415JUN0715JUN0708DEC0515JAN0101JAN03
"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
F108SEP1608SEP1608SEP1601AUG0301NOV15
F2ACCCCC
F2B08FEB1708FEB1708FEB1722APR0215FEB14
F308DEC0908DEC0908DEC0915SEP0115FEB04
F408MAR0808MAR0815MAY0601NOV0122MAY04

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
1stCCCCC
2nd22FEB2301AUG1915JAN1222FEB2322FEB23
3rdC15SEP1808AUG12CC
Other WorkersCTBD08AUG12CC
4th15OCT2215OCT2215OCT2215NOV2015OCT22
Certain Religious Workers15OCT2215OCT2215OCT2215NOV2015OCT22
5th
Non-Regional
Center
(C5 and T5)
CCCCC
5th
Regional
Center
(I5 and R5)
CCCCC
"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
2nd22MAR2315AUG1908AUG1222MAR2322MAR23
3rdC01NOV1808OCT12CC
Other WorkersCTBD08OCT12CC
4th08NOV2208NOV2208NOV2201FEB2108NOV22
Certain Religious Workers08NOV2208NOV2208NOV2201FEB2108NOV22
5th
Non-Regional
Center
(C5 and T5)
CCCCC
5th
Regional
Center
(I5 and R5)
CCCCC

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USCIS/NVC Timeframe: Please click here to see how long it currently takes to process application.

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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