Registrations for the Green Card Lottery DV – 2019 Commence on October 3rd, 2017

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The date of accepting the Applications for the DV-2019 Program (Green Card Lottery) by the U.S. Department of State has been set on   October 3rd, 2017 at and will run until November 7th, 2017. Under this program, known as the Green Card Lottery/Diversity Visa Lottery Program, a maximum of 50,000 immigrant visas will be issued to immigrants known as diversity-immigrants. These immigrants hail from the nations which have not sent sufficient immigrants to the USA.

Individuals belonging to the eligible country as listed can register under this program free of cost. The condition here is that they must also fulfill age, education and work –experience criteria to be eligible for this lottery.

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The winners of the lottery are selected by a computer randomly. Eligible Winners will receive their immigrant visas subsequent to their appearing for verbal interviews at the Embassy nearer to the place of their residence. They are also required to undergo a mandatory medical examination. The successful applicants can enter the United States of America in January 2019 subsequent to their winning a permanent resident card in the lottery, besides submitting the immigration forms. They are given to people of six geographical regions in an equal manner, and no single country receives precedence in it.

Normally an eligible country receives 7-8% of the available diversity visas. The applications for this program can be filed online at dvlottery.state.gov. Care must be taken to ensure that the entries are complete in all respect.

There are no changes in the Eligibility norms, for the present year, and the nationals of the same countries, which were ineligible for the lottery in 2016, still figure in the list of DV lottery non-eligible countries. The countries on this list are:
Brazil, Bangladesh, China, Canada, Colombia, El Salvador, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, India, Mexico, Pakistan, Nigeria, Philippines, Peru, South Korea, UK, and Vietnam.

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