September 2019 Visa Bulletin Predictions

Change:
For official July 2019 Visa Bulletin and analysis, please click here: https://www.mygcvisa.com/visa-bulletin/2019/visa-bulletin-july-2019.aspx

Please see September 2019 Visa Bulletin Predictions below (for both Family Based and Employment Based):

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
F101MAY1201MAY1201MAY1201SEP9601NOV07
F2ACCCCC
F2B01JAN1401JAN1401JAN1422JUN9801MAR08
F322APR0722APR0722APR0722JUL9501JAN98
F422SEP0622SEP0615SEP0415FEB9701JUL98
"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
F122DEC1222DEC1222DEC1208JAN0008AUG08
F2A01JUN1901JUN1901JUN1901JUN1901JUN19
F2B01FEB1501FEB1501FEB1501APR9908SEP08
F308NOV0708NOV0708NOV0701NOV0015JUL98
F401APR0701APR0715MAY0508JAN9922DEC98

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
1st01SEP1801MAY1822JUL1501SEP1801SEP18
2ndC22FEB1715JUN09CC
3rdC08APR1601AUG09CC
Other WorkersCTBD01AUG09CC
4thCCC01AUG16C
Certain Religious WorkersCCC01AUG16C
5th
Non-Regional
Center
(C5 and T5)
C01DEC1401JUL17CC
5th
Regional
Center
(I5 and R5)
C01DEC1401JUL17CC
"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
1st01NOV1801DEC1701DEC1701NOV1801NOV18
2ndC01JUN1722JUL09CC
3rdC01JUL1601JUN10CC
Other WorkersCTBD01JUN10CC
4thCCCCC
Certain Religious WorkersCCCCC
5th
Non-Regional
Center
(C5 and T5)
C01JAN15CCC
5th
Regional
Center
(I5 and R5)
C01JAN15CCC

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

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

The dates above have been calculated from data provided by USCIS/DOS. It does not include future demand (which can increase or decrease anytime). Hence data will keep changing every month. We will update these tables as we get more data from USCIS or DOS.

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

Current Step: If your priority date is not current, then you can calculate when it may become current, check your case status, 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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