The following priority dates determine whether an applicant may file for permanent residency during the month of April 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 January 15, 2013 Advanced 1 month
EB-2 India June 22, 2008 Advanced 3 weeks
EB-2 Mexico Current Unchanged
EB-2 Philippines Current Unchanged
EB-3 Worldwide February 15, 2017 Advanced 2.5 months
EB-3 China August 15, 2014 Advanced 5 months
EB-3 India March 24, 2005 Advanced 2 days
EB-3 Mexico February 15, 2017 Advanced 2.5 months
EB-3 Philippines September 15, 2012 Advanced 6 months