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USDOS Announces February Priority Dates For Filing Permanent Residency Applications

January 27, 2017

The following priority dates determine whether an applicant may file for permanent residency during the month of February 2017.

Category Country of Chargeability Priority Date Comment
EB-1 Worldwide Current Unchanged
EB-1 China Current Unchanged
EB-1 India Current Unchanged
EB-1 Mexico Current Unchanged
EB-1 Philippines Current Unchanged
EB-2 Worldwide Current Unchanged
EB-2 China November 15, 2012 Advanced 1 month
EB-2 India April 15, 2008 Unchanged
EB-2 Mexico Current Unchanged
EB-2 Philippines Current Unchanged
EB-3 Worldwide October 1, 2016 Advanced 2 months
EB-3 China October 1, 2013 Advanced 3 weeks
EB-3 India March 22, 2005 Advanced 1 week
EB-3 Mexico October 1, 2016 Advanced 2 months
EB-3 Philippines October 15, 2011 Advanced 2.75 months