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

Category Country of Chargeability Priority Date Comment
EB-1 Worldwide Current Unchanged
EB-1 China January 1, 2012 Unchanged
EB-1 India January 1, 2012 Unchanged
EB-1 Mexico Current Unchanged
EB-1 Philippines Current Unchanged
EB-2 Worldwide January 1, 2016 Advanced 8 months
EB-2 China April 15, 2013 Advanced 2 days
EB-2 India August 22, 2008 Advanced 1 month
EB-2 Mexico January 1, 2016 Advanced 8 months
EB-2 Philippines January 1, 2016 Advanced 8 months
EB-3 Worldwide Current Unchanged
EB-3 China January 1, 2012 Unchanged
EB-3 India July 15, 2006 Unchanged
EB-3 Mexico Current Unchanged
EB-3 Philippines June 1, 2015 Unchanged