Next Green Card Lottery announcement is officially will be called for DV-2020 Diversity Visa Program.
Application Forms will be available from: Expected to be available in the month of October, 2018.
Providing Application Form will stop on: Expected to be closed in November, 2018.
Selection Results will be available by May 2019 under this program.
2020 draw is expected to provide around 50,000 American Immigrant visas through the random name selection.
Selected winners, if found to be eligible at the time of their interviews can immigrate to the USA by the year 2019 – 2020.
Nigeria and Bangladesh born people?
Still we don’t know whether these country born people are listed eligible according to the DV-2020. Instructions.
This US entry permit draw will be held through the computers that are connected through the internet. Application Forms will be provided during the previously announced 30 – 34 days in the year 2018 for the FY 2020 draw. No fees will be charged from the participants, if they prepare and submit their Green Card Lottery entries by themselves. Local agents and DV-2020 visa lottery application submitting companies may charge a reasonable fee from the participants. If you are using a local agent to apply on behalf of you, then stay next to him. Watch whether he is using your email address in the application form or not. If your email is not used, then you can’t proceed with your winning if selected as a winner. In this case you will need assistance of your local agent. He is in control of your winning. Agent may request lot of money to provide the true details that were provided in the entry form.
Next Green Card Lottery will use English language only as the official language. All the participants are requested to use English alphabets only in the application form. Use of Icelandic and other alphabets will not be allowed to fill the green card online application form. Even if you use them by mistake, then you will have trouble in checking selection results online.
Each person is allowed to submit only one application form as primary applicant. It should include his/her family members in the dv2020 green card lottery application forms. Applicant’s name must be as in the passport and no nick names are allowed to be included in the application form.
Don’t try to submit more than one entry with your name as primary applicant. If you try to submit more than one entry in to the system, it will be rejected. The system will notify you saying that there is already one entry exists with your name as primary applicant.
Results for the next green card lottery will be published to the general public by the year 2019 and each one can find his selection results by feeding the participants confirmation number and the other personal information.
Winners selected under the next Green card draw will not get the entry permits on the same day. Instead they will be asked to apply for it. When called for the visa interview have to pay a non-refundable visa processing fee of US$ 330. At the interview they will be asked to proof their eligibility to get the visas. Also they have to provide an affidavit of support from a US Citizen or LPR holder to proof that they will not become as a public charge while they are living in the USA.
If you are banned by the US Government from entering in to their country, don’t participate in this selection draw.
The USA Government will provide only the Immigrant visas for the eligible winner and her/his dependents .
No other benefits such as air tickets, home or money will not be provided by the US Government for those winners. Once you enter in to the USA, you have to manage everything by your own or your petitioner must support you .
Those who had participated in the DV-2019 draw including selected winners too can participate in the draw. If selected as a winner and had went to the DV-2017 or DV-2018 interview and been rejected, don’t participate in this draw.
Read DV-2019 Instructions here.