September 2017 EB-5 Visa Bulletin Released

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The U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs released the September 2017 EB-5 Visa Bulletin revealing no changes to the final action dates for Mainland-China born applicants.

The  September 2017 EB-5 visa bulletin shows the final action date for Mainland-China born applicants who filed their I-526 Petitions remains June 15, 2014.

Applicants who filed their I-526 Petition prior to that June 15, 2014, date can move forward in the EB-5 process and schedule their interviews with Department of State Consular office. After their interviews, they will be issued their conditional residency visas. If they are already residing in the United States, they can apply for an adjustment of status. 

The final action dates for all other countries remains current.

Employ- ment based All Charge- ability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born EL SALVADOR GUATEMALA HONDURAS INDIA MEXICO PHILIPPINES
1st C 01JAN12 C 01JAN12 C C
2nd 01JAN16  15MAY13 01JAN16 22AUG08 01JAN16 01JAN16
3rd C 01JAN12 C 15OCT06  01NOV15
Other Workers C 01JAN04 15OCT06 01NOV15
4th C C 22OCT15  22OCT15 22OCT15  C
Certain Religious Workers C C 22OCT15 22OCT15  22OCT15 C
5th Non-Regional Center (C5 and T5) C 15JUN14 C C C C
5th Regional Center (I5 and R5) C 15JUN14 C C C C

The dates for filing for Mainland-born China for Regional Center and non-Regional Center remain September 1, 2014. The dates for all other countries remain current.

Employment- based All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed CHINA- mainland born INDIA MEXICO  PHILIPPINES 
1st C C C C C
2nd C 01OCT13 01FEB09  C C
3rd C 01SEP15 01JAN07 C 01JAN16
Other Workers C 01JUN08 01JAN07 C 01JAN16
4th C C C C C
Certain Religious Workers C C C C C
5th Non-Regional Center (C5 and T5) C 01SEP14 C C C
5th Regional Center (I5 and R5) C 01SEP14 C C C
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