Overview of U.S.A Visa Lottery
The USA VISA Lottery is the United States of America Diversity VISA, also known as the Green Card Lottery. The Green Card Lottery provides 50,000 immigrant visas (the United States Permanent Resident Card) annually to the non-USA nationality with aims to diversify the immigrant population in the United States. It also has a record of over 20 million people who applied for the lottery each year as at 2017.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: For Applicants of US Visa Lottery DV-2019
The DV-2019 entry period which began on October 3 is confirmed closed now, by the USA embassy. They also confirmed that due to a technical issue, all the entries submitted during October 3-10 are not valid (this means that all those entries have been excluded from the system, and therefore they will not count as a duplicate entry).
Only entries submitted between October 18, 2017 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), and November 22, 2017 at 12:00 noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT-4) will be accepted and considered for selection in the USA DV-2019 lottery.
If you are affected by this issue, please discard any other documentation or confirmation number that you have if you submitted an entry for USA DV-2019 lottery during October 3-10.
Information for future U.S.A Visa Lottery Applicants
Below is a List of Different Types of VISA issued by most countries but not Exhaustive;
- Tourist VISA
- Visitor VISA
- Skilled worker VISA
- Business VISA
- Study VISA
- Transit VISA
- Diplomat VISA
- Pilgrimage VISA.
We have identified the VISA above for your consideration, and as an alternative option to U.S.A VISA lottery 2019 since it’s closed now, but please note that it is not an exhaustive list.
Information for prospective Canadian VISA applicants
We have identified Canada as another vibrant country for VISA applications, with a diversified culture. Canadian VISA application is submitted in-person or via post. You may provide biometrics (fingerprints and photos) when you apply for a VISA, at a Visa Application Centre for a visitor visa, study or work permit, or permanent residence applications if you are a national of a country or territory in Europe, the Middle East or Africa, or if you are a national of a country that is already biometrics required (Effective 31 July 2018). Please visit the Canadian visa official website for all VISA information, and on the best way to apply for a Canadian VISA.
Information for prospective Australian VISA applicants
If you are planning to explore more in traveling around the world, we recommend Australia as another reasonable choice for either to work or study. The Country has an official website for prospective immigrants and who wish to travel to Australia. Please visit the Australian embassy official website online for all the information concerning Australian VISA, and also to enable you to determine what VISA you need to apply, and also utilize the Estimate VISA application cost tool.
We wish you the best of luck with your applications!