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Immigrant Visa Priority Dates for September 2009

In September 2009, 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) May 15, 2003 F1 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 127 days.
May 15, 2003 F1 China–mainland Born
Date moved forward 127 days.
May 15, 2003 F1 India
Date moved forward 127 days.
January 1, 1991 F1 Mexico
No change.
September 22, 1993 F1 Philippines
Date moved forward 7 days.
F2A (Spouse & Children of Green Card Holders) April 15, 2005 F2A All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 90 days.
April 15, 2005 F2A China–mainland Born
Date moved forward 90 days.
April 15, 2005 F2A India
Date moved forward 90 days.
December 22, 2002 F2A Mexico
Date moved forward 91 days.
April 15, 2005 F2A Philippines
Date moved forward 90 days.
F2B (Unmarried Children of Green Card Holders) July 1, 2001 F2B All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 61 days.
July 1, 2001 F2B China–mainland Born
Date moved forward 61 days.
July 1, 2001 F2B India
Date moved forward 61 days.
May 15, 1992 F2B Mexico
Date moved forward 7 days.
May 1, 1998 F2B Philippines
No change.
F3 (Married Children of US Citizens) December 15, 2000 F3 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 44 days.
December 15, 2000 F3 China–mainland Born
Date moved forward 44 days.
December 15, 2000 F3 India
Date moved forward 44 days.
July 1, 1991 F3 Mexico
No change.
September 22, 1991 F3 Philippines
Date moved forward 45 days.
F4 (Siblings of US Citizens) February 22, 1999 F4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Date moved forward 62 days.
February 22, 1999 F4 China–mainland Born
Date moved forward 62 days.
February 22, 1999 F4 India
Date moved forward 62 days.
September 22, 1995 F4 Mexico
Date moved forward 52 days.
October 22, 1986 F4 Philippines
Date moved forward 44 days.
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.
January 8, 2005 E2 China–mainland Born
Date moved forward 465 days.
January 8, 2005 E2 India
Date moved forward 465 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
No change.
No Visas Other Workers China–mainland Born
No change.
No Visas Other Workers India
No change.
No Visas Other Workers Mexico
No change.
No Visas Other Workers Philippines
No change.
EB4 (Special Immigrants) No Visas E4 All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas E4 China–mainland Born
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas E4 India
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas E4 Mexico
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas E4 Philippines
Visas became unavailable.
EB4 (Religious Workers) No Visas Religious Workers All Chargeability Areas Except Those Listed
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Religious Workers China–mainland Born
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Religious Workers India
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Religious Workers Mexico
Visas became unavailable.
No Visas Religious Workers Philippines
Visas became unavailable.
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.