Visa Bulletin

Dates for Filing Visa Applications April 2019

State Department released the April 2019 Visa Bulletin that shows the visa bulletin cutoff dates for green card applicants from retrogressed countries. This chart Indicates when immigrant visa applicants should be notified to assemble and submit required documentation to the National Visa Center. This is the cut off date for eligibility of filing I-485 application.

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
(April 2019 Visa Bulletin)
Cutoff Date
(Previous Bulletin)
EB2 China01 July 2016 01 May 2016
EB2 India01 June 2009 22 May 2009
EB3 China01 January 2016 01 January 2016
EB3 India01 April 2010 01 April 2010
EB3 MexicoCurrent 
EB3 Philippines01 July 2018 01 March 2018
EB3 ROWCurrent