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how to find out where the form I-130 is being processed?

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hello everyone, I would like to figure out where my I-130 petition is being processed.

 

There are only 5 Service centers that do that:

 

California, Nebraska, Potomac, texas and Vermont.

 

I live in Seattle, WA. My I-130 and i-765 have been processed and approved at National Benefit center, as all my receipt state MSC.

 

in order to keep tracking the processing times for the I-485 I can pick Seattle filed office.

 

but for the I-130 I have no clue which office I should have in mind for an estimate process time

 

and the processing times between them vary dramatically: from as little as a week at Texas service center (as 07/12/2019) up to 24 month at California location!

 

how can I figure out?

 

I have no updates on my receipt number for the I-130 since them received it a year ago.

 

thanks

 

 

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It's possible for the I-130 to be approved but not the I-485, but if they are filed together, the norm is they will adjudicate them together.


Timelines:

Spoiler

AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

10/24/18: Green card produced notice

10/25/18: Formal approval

10/31/18: Green card received

 

K-1:

Spoiler

I-129F

12/1/17: sent

12/14/17: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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Posted (edited)
35 minutes ago, seattlecouple said:

Thanks fo your answer, but I’m still wondering where the I-130 is processed! 

 

Anyone has an idea?

As stated, if filed together then it will be adjudicated alongside the I-485.

The I-485 is adjudicated at the local USCIS field office.

Edit: Find yours here: https://www.uscis.gov/about-us/find-uscis-office/field-offices

 

If filed separately and they aren't matched up quickly enough, the I-130's service center can be determined by looking at the NOA1.

Edited by geowrian

Timelines:

Spoiler

AOS (I-485 + I-131 + I-765):

9/25/17: sent forms to Chicago

9/27/17: received by USCIS

10/4/17: NOA1 electronic notification received

10/10/17: NOA1 hard copy received. Social Security card being issued in married name (3rd attempt!)

10/14/17: Biometrics appointment notice received

10/25/17: Biometrics

1/2/18: EAD + AP approved (no website update)

1/5/18: EAD + AP mailed

1/8/18: EAD + AP approval notice hardcopies received

1/10/18: EAD + AP received

9/5/18: Interview scheduled notice

10/17/18: Interview

10/24/18: Green card produced notice

10/25/18: Formal approval

10/31/18: Green card received

 

K-1:

Spoiler

I-129F

12/1/17: sent

12/14/17: NOA1 hard copy received

3/10/17: RFE (IMB verification)

3/22/17: RFE response received

3/24/17: Approved!

3/30/17: NOA2 hard copy received

 

NVC

4/6/2017: Received

4/12/2017: Sent to Riyadh embassy

4/16/2017: Case received at Riyadh embassy

4/21/2017: Request case transfer to Manila, approved 4/24/2017

 

K-1

5/1/2017: Case received by Manila (1 week embassy transfer??? Lucky~)

7/13/2017: Interview: APPROVED!!!

7/19/2017: Visa in hand

8/15/2017: POE

 

 

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