December 2017 Visa Bulletin

The Department of State (DOS) posted the Visa Bulletin for December 2017, which provides the visa number availability for family-sponsored and employment-sponsored preference categories, as well as for the diversity visa lottery cut-offs. As of November 14, 2017, USCIS has not announced whether in December 2017 it will accept adjustment of status applications based on the filing dates or the final action dates chart. USCIS anticipates that this information will be released within one week of the monthly Visa Bulletin.

The EB2 category for India is at November 1, 2008, and for China July 1, 2013. The EB1 category across the board remains current. The EB3 worldwide category remains current and the EB3 category for China is at March 8, 2014, and at October 15, 2006, for India.