Jump to content
newtothelift

General time frame and procudure of NVC mailing CC's to Embassy

6 posts in this topic

Recommended Posts

I received my P4 letter over two weeks ago (approx.) for a CR1 interview at the London embassy. I have heard of many people getting P4's and within days they have mentioned their CEAC status has changed to 'in transit'. How long does it usually take for the NVC to send documents over? I am guessing that maybe they send a whole load of document sets together to the same embassy instead of one at a time.

I am just curious because I have recently had my medical done and am now only waiting on my documents to get to the embassy from the NVC before I can contact them requesting them to consider me if they have any cancellations or sudden interview openings.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

*** Thread moved from CR-1 Process forum to the CR-1 Case Progress subforum. ***


06-04-2007 = TSC stamps postal return-receipt for I-129f.

06-11-2007 = NOA1 date (unknown to me).

07-20-2007 = Phoned Immigration Officer; got WAC#; where's NOA1?

09-25-2007 = Touch (first-ever).

09-28-2007 = NOA1, 23 days after their 45-day promise to send it (grrrr).

10-20 & 11-14-2007 = Phoned ImmOffs; "still pending."

12-11-2007 = 180 days; file is "between workstations, may be early Jan."; touches 12/11 & 12/12.

12-18-2007 = Call; file is with Division 9 ofcr. (bckgrnd check); e-prompt to shake it; touch.

12-19-2007 = NOA2 by e-mail & web, dated 12-18-07 (187 days; 201 per VJ); in mail 12/24/07.

01-09-2008 = File from USCIS to NVC, 1-4-08; NVC creates file, 1/15/08; to consulate 1/16/08.

01-23-2008 = Consulate gets file; outdated Packet 4 mailed to fiancee 1/27/08; rec'd 3/3/08.

04-29-2008 = Fiancee's 4-min. consular interview, 8:30 a.m.; much evidence brought but not allowed to be presented (consul: "More proof! Second interview! Bring your fiance!").

05-05-2008 = Infuriating $12 call to non-English-speaking consulate appointment-setter.

05-06-2008 = Better $12 call to English-speaker; "joint" interview date 6/30/08 (my selection).

06-30-2008 = Stokes Interrogations w/Ecuadorian (not USC); "wait 2 weeks; we'll mail her."

07-2008 = Daily calls to DOS: "currently processing"; 8/05 = Phoned consulate, got Section Chief; wrote him.

08-07-08 = E-mail from consulate, promising to issue visa "as soon as we get her passport" (on 8/12, per DHL).

08-27-08 = Phoned consulate (they "couldn't find" our file); visa DHL'd 8/28; in hand 9/1; through POE on 10/9 with NO hassles(!).

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

You are correct in assuming that the NVC sends a stack of cases together to each embassy. Typically, NVC sends out the case a day after the interview is scheduled, but it can take up to about a week from what others have reported.

Since its been two weeks for you already, you should try calling.

Edited by wittyamber

(L) Married 4 Years!

03/05/2014 - Mailed in I-130
03/10/2014 - Priority Date
03/11/2014 - NOA1 Received
12/12/2014 - NOA2 Received
12/31/2014 - Case Number Received
01/01/2015 - E-File DS-161
01/05/2015 - AOS Fees Paid
02/03/2015 - IV Fees Paid
04/09/2015 - AOS & IV Package Sent (EP)
04/28/2015 - NVC Case Complete (19 Days! - Lucky) :dancing:

05/07/2015 - Received Interview Details

06/25/2015 - Scheduled Interview Date

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It has almost been two weeks though :/. Maybe I just missed out on the last dispatch. Hoping to see 'in transit' by end of next week

Mine has been 9 days and counting! The thing is my interview is 28 days away...June 4.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
 
Didn't find the answer you were looking for? Ask our VJ Immigration Lawyers.

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
- Back to Top -


Important Disclaimer: Please read carefully the Visajourney.com Terms of Service. If you do not agree to the Terms of Service you should not access or view any page (including this page) on VisaJourney.com. Answers and comments provided on Visajourney.com Forums are general information, and are not intended to substitute for informed professional medical, psychiatric, psychological, tax, legal, investment, accounting, or other professional advice. Visajourney.com does not endorse, and expressly disclaims liability for any product, manufacturer, distributor, service or service provider mentioned or any opinion expressed in answers or comments. VisaJourney.com does not condone immigration fraud in any way, shape or manner. VisaJourney.com recommends that if any member or user knows directly of someone involved in fraudulent or illegal activity, that they report such activity directly to the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement. You can contact ICE via email at Immigration.Reply@dhs.gov or you can telephone ICE at 1-866-347-2423. All reported threads/posts containing reference to immigration fraud or illegal activities will be removed from this board. If you feel that you have found inappropriate content, please let us know by contacting us here with a url link to that content. Thank you.
×