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Immigrant Visa Priority Dates for August 2008

In August 2008, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services and the Department of State will be processing visas for petitions filed before the following dates:
  All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed China — Mainland Born India Mexico Philippines
F1 (Unmarried Children of US Citizens) March 15, 2002 F1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
March 15, 2002 F1 China — Mainland Born
No change.
March 15, 2002 F1 India
No change.
August 8, 1992 F1 Mexico
Date moved forward 17 days.
March 22, 1993 F1 Philippines
Date moved forward 7 days.
F2A (Spouse & Children of Green Card Holders) October 1, 2003 F2A All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 61 days.
October 1, 2003 F2A China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 61 days.
October 1, 2003 F2A India
Date moved forward 61 days.
No Visas F2A Mexico
No change.
October 1, 2003 F2A Philippines
Date moved forward 61 days.
F2B (Unmarried Children of Green Card Holders) November 1, 1999 F2B All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 47 days.
November 1, 1999 F2B China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 47 days.
November 1, 1999 F2B India
Date moved forward 47 days.
April 15, 1992 F2B Mexico
Date moved forward 7 days.
March 15, 1997 F2B Philippines
Date moved forward 14 days.
F3 (Married Children of US Citizens) June 8, 2000 F3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
June 8, 2000 F3 China — Mainland Born
No change.
June 8, 2000 F3 India
No change.
September 8, 1992 F3 Mexico
Date moved forward 31 days.
April 1, 1991 F3 Philippines
No change.
F4 (Siblings of US Citizens) September 8, 1997 F4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 7 days.
February 22, 1997 F4 China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 7 days.
February 22, 1997 F4 India
Date moved forward 7 days.
January 8, 1995 F4 Mexico
Date moved forward 17 days.
March 8, 1986 F4 Philippines
No change.
EB1 (Extraordinary Ability) All dates E1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E1 China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates E1 India
No change.
All dates E1 Mexico
No change.
All dates E1 Philippines
No change.
EB2 (Professionals/Exceptional Ability) All dates E2 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
June 1, 2006 E2 China — Mainland Born
Date moved forward 791 days.
June 1, 2006 E2 India
Date moved forward 791 days.
All dates E2 Mexico
No change.
All dates E2 Philippines
No change.
EB3 (Skilled Workers) No Visas E3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
No Visas E3 China — Mainland Born
No change.
No Visas E3 India
No change.
No Visas E3 Mexico
No change.
No Visas E3 Philippines
No change.
EB3 (Other Workers) No Visas Other Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Other Workers China — Mainland Born
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Other Workers India
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Other Workers Mexico
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Other Workers Philippines
Visas became unavailable.
EB4 (Special Immigrants) All dates E4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E4 China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates E4 India
No change.
All dates E4 Mexico
No change.
All dates E4 Philippines
No change.
EB4 (Religious Workers) All dates Religious Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Religious Workers China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates Religious Workers India
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Mexico
No change.
All dates Religious Workers Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Employment Creation) All dates E5 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates E5 China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates E5 India
No change.
All dates E5 Mexico
No change.
All dates E5 Philippines
No change.
EB5 (Targeted Area) All dates Targeted Employment Areas All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas China — Mainland Born
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas India
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Mexico
No change.
All dates Targeted Employment Areas Philippines
No change.