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Mar 2023 Visa Bulletin Predictions

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

Please see March 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
F115OCT1515OCT1515OCT1522SEP0001NOV12
F2ACCCCC
F2B22APR1622APR1622APR1622SEP0115APR12
F315FEB0915FEB0915FEB0922DEC9708OCT02
F408JUL0708JUL0701JAN0601JAN0101FEB03
"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
F115SEP1615SEP1615SEP1608JUL0222DEC15
F2ACCCCC
F2B15FEB1715FEB1715FEB1701JAN0222MAR14
F315DEC0915DEC0915DEC0922JUL0108MAR04
F401APR0801APR0808JUN0608JAN0201JUN04

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
2ndC08SEP1901JUN12CC
3rdC22JUL1808MAY12CC
Other WorkersCTBD08MAY12CC
4thCCC01DEC20C
Certain Religious WorkersCCC01DEC20C
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
2ndC15SEP1901SEP12CC
3rdC01SEP1815SEP12CC
Other WorkersCTBD15SEP12CC
4thCCC01MAR21C
Certain Religious WorkersCCC01MAR21C
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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