Jump to content
Sign in to follow this  
jaycali

NVC received

6 posts in this topic

Recommended Posts

The letter you will receive, your NOA2, states that your case has been approved by USCIS and passed onto the NVC. They say to allow 30 days before calling. I started calling immediatley after getting the NOA2 just in case I got lucky. Didn't happen. Our NOA2 date was May 8th and NVC just received our case on May 21st. However, they haven't entered the data into the system yet, so we don't even have an NVC case number. They advised me that could be another 15 business days.

To get all this info you call NVC every day. They will ask you for your USCIS receipt number and after your probably 10-20min hold will tell you if your case has been received by the NVC or not.

Best of luck that it goes quickly when your NOA2 does arrive!

Amanda

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We rang them almost daily once we got our NOA2 to ask if our case had been received. It was taking about four weeks at that time (it may or may not be quicker now) but eventually they said they had the case and they gave us the case number and the IIN. We also gave them both our email addresses at that point.

Join Saylin's NVC thread - she is the go-to girl for NVC procedures. The current one is for May but there is a new one each month.

http://www.visajourney.com/forums/topic/365453-nvc-filers-may-2012/


01/27/2011 - Trevor's N400 submitted
02/18/2011 - Married
04/02/2011 - NOA1 hard copy received - priority date 03/30/2011
07/08/2011 - Trevor is now a USC - called USCIS to request upgrade of the petition.
08/02/2011 - NOA2
09/08/2011 - LND case number received, medical booked
09/26/2011 - Case complete at NVC
09/30/2011 - Interview date assigned
11/08/2011 - Interview - approved!!
11/10/2011 - Visa in hand
12/04/2011 - POE in Atlanta
12/12/2011 - SSN number received in mail
12/12/2011 - Welcome notice received
01/06/2012 - Green card received
09/06/2013 - File for Removal of Conditions
10/01/2013 - Biometrics for ROC
02/03/2014 - Card production email received

02/17/2014 - 2nd card production email received

02/28/2014 - 10 year Green card received

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I see a lot of timelines include both "NVC Received" and "Case number/IIN" separately. When you get your NOA2, how do you know NVC has received your case before you get the case number and IIN?

By calling up NVC :)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Alright, so you call them to ask for case number/IIN, but they'll also be able to tell you when they received it? Thanks!

Yup, exactly! yes.gif

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
Sign in to follow this  
- 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.
×