The Visa Bulletin provides information regarding the cut-off dates which govern visa availability in the numerically limited visa categories and other immigrant visa related information.*
Disclaimer: Online versions of the Visa Bulletin are for informational purposes only and every effort has been made to ensure their accuracy. Any questions regarding a cut-off date for a specific month can often be confirmed by consulting an official copy of the Visa Bulletin, available upon request from the Visa Office.
Upcoming month's visa bulletin: January 2014 (Coming Soon)
This month's visa bulletin: December 2013
Archived visa bulletins: December 2013 and before
Comprehensive Lists of Cut-Off Dates:
The lists below are updated annually. Please refer to the Visa Bulletins above or on the Archived Visa Bulletins page for cut-off dates established during the current fiscal year.
* Operation of the Numerical Control Process (PDF) - Explains how immigrant visas subject to numerical limitations are allotted and the determination of cut-off dates for the Visa Bulletin.