Visa Bulletin

Application Final Action Dates December 2018

State Department released the December 2018 Visa Bulletin that shows the visa bulletin cutoff dates for green card applicants from retrogressed countries. This chart indicates the cut off date for final actions on pending I-485 applications.

Shown below are the visa bulletin cutoff dates for the last 12 months from today. To keep track of activity around your priority date, subscribe to the Green Card Dashboard.


Category Cutoff Date
(December 2018 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China01 July 2015 15 May 2015
EB2 India01 April 2009 26 March 2009
EB3 China08 June 2015 01 June 2015
EB3 India01 March 2009 01 January 2009
EB3 MexicoCurrent 
EB3 Philippines15 June 2017 08 June 2017
EB3 ROWCurrent