Free Evaluation

September 2007




September 2007
Employment-Based

All Charge-Ability Areas Except Those Listed

China: Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
1st January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007
2nd January 1st 2007 January 1st 2006 April 1st 2004 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007
3rd August 1st 2002 Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable August 1st 2002
Other Workers Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable Unavailable
4th January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007
Certain Religious Workers January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007
5th January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007
Targeted Employment Areas/ Regional Centers January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007 January 1st 2007

First: Priority Workers: 28.6% of the worldwide employment-based preference level, plus any numbers not required for fourth and fifth preferences.

Second: Members of the Professions Holding Advanced Degrees or Persons of Exceptional Ability: 28.6% of the worldwide employment-based preference level, plus any numbers not required by first preference.

Third: Skilled Workers, Professionals, and Other Workers: 28.6% of the worldwide level, plus any numbers not required by first and second preferences, not more than 10,000 of which to "*Other Workers".

Fourth: Certain Special Immigrants: 7.1% of the worldwide level.

Fifth: Employment Creation: 7.1% of the worldwide level, not less than 3,000 of which reserved for investors in a targeted rural or high-unemployment area, and 3,000 set aside for investors in regional centers by Sec. 610 of Pub. L. 102-395.

Family-Based All Charge-Ability Areas Except Those Listed China: Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
1st October 1st 2001 October 1st 2001 October 1st 2001 January 1st 1991 May 15th 1992
2A October 8th 2002 October 8th 2002 October 8th 2002 April 1st 2002 October 8th 2002
2B July 1st 1998 July 1st 1998 July 1st 1998 March 8th 1992 November 15th 1996
3rd January 1st 2000 January 1st 2000 January 1st 2000 February 8th 1988 February 15th 1991
4th March 1st 1997 July 22nd 1996 April 15th 1996 September 1st 1990 June 1st 1985

First: (F1) Unmarried Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens

Second: Spouses and Children, and Unmarried Sons and Daughters of Permanent Residents

A. (F2A) Spouses and Children of Permanent Residents

B. (F2B) Unmarried Sons and Daughters (21 years of age or older) of Permanent Residents

Third: (F3) Married Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens

Fourth: (F4) Brothers and Sisters of Adult U.S. Citizens