DV-2013 Visa Lottery.
DV-2013 visa lottery program was closed on 30th September 2013. After this date no one will be issued visas under this program or will not be allowed to request for LPR status under this fiscal year program.
DV-2015 Online Results.
All the participants are allowed to check their status online from the month of May this year. Further more there can be a little more name selection around the month of October this year. This means those who had found them selves as not selected in May need to check their status once again.
If both husband and wife are selected as winners only one can allowed to process further.
If the main applicant is dead, his/her dependants can't process with that winning.
Green card will be issued under conditions only.
Confirmation number will not be reissued.
Some time those case numbers with high ranking will not be called for processing.
It is very rare to issue visas through the work experience when the applicants don't have high school certificate.
Non refundable processing fee of US$ 330, for the main applicant and each of her/his dependants.
It should be paid only to the consular office on the day of your interview personally.
Never send money by post or other means to obtain entry permits.
Interviews will take place all over the world and the winners will be called from October 1st according to their case numbers. Those winners who don't have consular service to process their applications can travel to other countries to get the processing by paying their own money for the travelling and lodging. Current case numbers will be available in the official visa bulletin page.
Adjustment of status
The selectees living in the USA can file for adjustment of status to get a permanent resident (LPR) card when their case numbers are current in any month before the program closes. Requests for adjustment of status should be submitted to the USCIS office and not to the NVC.
The 2015 fiscal year program will close on 30th September 2015 midnight and after this date no one will be issued visas under this program or will not be allowed to request for LPR status under this fiscal year program.