DV Lottery Help


5:10 PM 10/9/2020

DV-2022 Diversity Visa draw is also called as Green Card Draw in many countries. This is going to accept entries from eligible people from eligible countries in few months time. The draw will open to accept entries in this year 2020 through its online website. Around 50,000 American visas are available under this draw in this year. To issue all the available visas in the fiscal year nearly 100,000 participants will be selected as winners in this computer random name selection draw.
In the American Government official website there are no information about the DV-2022 Diversity Visa Draw starting date and about the closing dates. We thing just a few days left and they will announce about the opening date in their very soon. So keep watching the internet for the latest news on 2022 DV program.

DV-2022 Starting Date: 07th Wednesday, October 2020 at noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4).
DV-2022 Application submission closing Date: 10th Tuesday, November 2020 at noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT-5).

American DV-2022 Draw. When and where to apply?

The application forms will be available through the official online website around the month of october. Apply here.
You will be given one hour only to fill the form.

DV-2022 American diversity visa lottery program is now accepting application forms for the DV-2022 program. Only use online application form and there are no other ways to submit your entry in to this online draw. This online conducted program is a genuine one that is implemented and operated by the American Government. This draw is conducted to maintain the diversity of the people living in the USA. So every year 50,000 immigrant visas will be available under this computer name selection draw for eligible people. The draw is operated according to the regulations of the US Senate House. DV-2022 program was opened in October 2020 and will close in November 2020. After this date no one will be able to participate in this dv2022 draw any more.

Where to check the DV-2022 Results?  

In the American Governments Official DV Lottery website.
If you are selected as a winner in this program follow the instructions displayed in the computer screen.
Nearly 14 Million applicants are expected to participate in this draw DV-2022. So it will be difficult to check the results in the first day as lot of people will try to access the website.

DV-2022 Facts.

A person staying in the USA legally and selected with low case number, have good chance to get Green Card faster with less expenses.
If he meets the eligibility and if can provide Affidavit of Support too.

Available Visas under FY2022: 50,000.
Number of winners to be selected: 100,000
Not all the winners will be called for interviews.
DV visas will be issued under first come first serve basis.
No country can get more than 3,500 visas in this draw.
Results will be available by May 2021.
Visa processing will start on 01st of October 2021.
Program will officially close on 30th September 2022.

DV-2022 Participants.

Requirement 01: Participants must have born in an eligible country.
Or can claim their eligibility by going through the DV lottery 2022 Instructions.

Requirement 02: They must have the required High School Education Certificate, after studying the Junior and High School for 12 years. Or the winner must have the required work experience (It is very rare to qualify for the visa through work experience). Age must be more than 18. Requirement 03: Primary applicant must have valid International passport. Its details should be entered in the DV-2022 Application Form when filling it.

  • Otherwise they must select one of the following details.
  • Passport Exemption:
  • I am not required to submit passport information because I am: Stateless (no nationality)
  • A national of a Communist-controlled country, and unable to obtain a passport from my government.
  • Unable to obtain a passport, and have received an individual waiver of the passport requirement by the Secretary of Homeland Security or Secretary of State.
  • I understand that if it is later determined I am not exempt from the passport requirement, I may be disqualified from the Diversity Visa program.

    A person can submit ONLY ONE ENTRY for this FY2022 draw, as primary applicant.
    The winner will be requested to provide a petitioner's support through the I-134 Form, when they are attending visa interview. Or they must show their wealth to display that they won't depend on public funds for their living in the USA (Public Charge).

Entrance Fee.

No fee is charged by the US Government from the participants to submit their entries during the application period for this visa draw...
But if selected as a winner in the draw, and called for the interview, you will have to pay a non refundable visa processing fee of US$330 to the consular office..

Eligible country born people only can submit their entries through the online application form. The application forms will be available in the official American Government's diversity visa program website. An eligible applicant can submit only one entry in this draw with his/her name as primary applicant.

Each participant must include one American digital visa photo file that was taken recently, along with their entry.
It should be with white or off-white back round. Glasses or caps will not be allowed.
Even if a child was born today, its photo should be included in the application form with its details.
Married person must include spouse and all the unmarried children who are under the age of 21 along with their digital American visa photo file.
Don't try to make fake marriages, as assisting another person to get American Visa is illegal. You can be banned for 99 years, from entering USA.

After the submission all the successful entrants will be given with a confirmation number. This will act as like a password to check the online selection results through the official website in the coming year. Postal mail or the email will not be used to announce the winners.

If selected under the program, the visas will not be given to the winners right away. Instead they will be allowed to apply for the immigrant visas through the normal processing. Each winner and her/his dependant too must pay the visa processing fees of US$ 330 to the US Embassy on their date of visa interview. If the visas are refused, then the visa processing fees too will not be returned to the applicant.

The winners will have to go through tough back ground check before they are allowed in to the USA through the diversity visa program. If provided with the visas they must pay another visa processing of US$165, to the USCIS office through their online facility.

American Government will provide only the visas for the selected winners. Once they are selected as winners and proof their eligibility at the time of the visa interview.
No other benefits will be provided such as Funds, Air tickets, Housing, food or clothing. So NOTHING will be provided to the DV 2022 winners, when they are entering or staying in America.

DV Lottery 2022

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