February 2013 Visa Bulletin

posted Jan 18, 2013, 4:00 AM by Gordon Yang

The U.S. Department of State publishes the Visa Bulletin every month. For help understanding the Visa Bulletin and how to read the charts, please click this link.  To go to the U.S. Department of State official Visa Bulletin, click here.  For your convenience, the charts are reproduced below.   

 

For Family-Based Immigrant Preference Visa Categories, the U.S. Visa Bulletin is as follows:


Family-Sponsored
All Charge-ability Areas Except Those ListedCHINA- mainland bornINDIAMEXICOPHILIPPINES
F115JAN0615JAN0615JAN0615JUL9308MAR98
F2A22OCT1022OCT1022OCT1008OCT1022OCT10
F2B15JAN0515JAN0515JAN0515DEC9215MAY02
F308JUL0208JUL0208JUL0208MAR9322AUG92
F415APR0115APR0115APR0101AUG9601JUN89



For Employment-Based Immigrant Preference Visa Categories, the U.S. Visa Bulletin is as follows:


Employment- Based

All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed

CHINA- mainland bornINDIAMEXICOPHILIPPINES
1stCCCCC
2ndC15JAN0801SEP04CC
3rd15MAR0715NOV0615NOV0215MAR0722AUG06
Other Workers15MAR0701JUL0315NOV0215MAR0722AUG06
4thCCCCC
Certain Religious WorkersCCCCC

5th
Targeted
Employment
Areas/
Regional Centers and Pilot Programs

CCCCC



On the charts above, the listing of a date for any class indicates that the class is oversubscribed; "C" means current, i.e., numbers are available for all qualified applicants; and "U" means unavailable, i.e., no numbers are available. (NOTE: Numbers are available only for applicants whose priority date is earlier than the cut-off date listed above.)

 

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