Connor & Heather's US Immigration Timeline

blank avatar   Petitioner's Name: Heather
Beneficiary's Name: Connor
VJ Member: Connor & Heather
Country: United Kingdom

Last Updated: 2021-08-07
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Immigration Checklist for Heather & Connor:

USCIS I-130 Petition:      
Dept of State IR-1/CR-1 Visa:    
USCIS I-751 Petition:  
USCIS N-400 Petition:  


IR-1/CR-1 Visa
Event Date
Service Center : Nebraska Service Center
Transferred? No
Consulate : London, United Kingdom
Marriage (if applicable): 2019-04-15
I-130 Sent : 2020-10-26
I-130 NOA1 : 2020-11-25
I-130 RFE :
I-130 RFE Sent :
I-130 Approved : 2021-01-28
NVC Received : 2021-02-02
Received DS-261 / AOS Bill : 2021-02-02
Pay AOS Bill : 2021-02-03
Receive I-864 Package :
Send AOS Package : 2021-02-07
Submit DS-261 : 2021-02-06
Receive IV Bill : 2021-02-02
Pay IV Bill : 2021-02-03
Send IV Package : 2021-02-06
Receive Instruction and Interview appointment letter : 2021-07-13
Case Completed at NVC : 2021-02-10
NVC Left : 2021-07-13
Consulate Received :
Packet 3 Received :
Packet 3 Sent :
Packet 4 Received :
Interview Date : 2021-08-03
Interview Result : Approved
Second Interview
(If Required):
Second Interview Result:
Visa Received : 2021-08-07
US Entry :
Comments : NVC - Documentarily Qualified on 10th Feb 2021
Processing
Estimates/Stats :
Your I-130 was approved in 64 days from your NOA1 date.

Your interview took 251 days from your I-130 NOA1 date.


Member Reviews:

Consulate Review: London, United Kingdom
Review Topic: IR-1/CR-1 Visa
Event Description
Review Date : August 3, 2021
Embassy Review : Arrived and went through security, very similar to airport security. I was asked to open an app on my phone to check that it is real. I was also asked to take a sip from the drink that I brought.

Got to the reception 25 mins earlier than my appointment. I waited 10 minutes and then was assigned a number and told to take the elevator up.

I was then directed to where I needed to sit down, waited 30 mins before my number was called. They asked for my passport, birth certificate, marriage certificate, police certificate, and scanned the passport photo that I brought. They also asked for my marriage licence because I had uploaded this to CEAC as well. I scanned fingerprints, gave me a print out of what rights I have as an immigrant if I was a victim to domestic violence, and I was asked to sit back down.

My number was called again after 10 minutes. Took an oath and was asked the following questions:
- Did we get married online or in person?
- Where?
- How long have I known her?
- How many times have I visited her?
- How many times has she visited me?
- Is this my first marriage?
- Is this her first marriage?
- Any kids?
- Any kids from previous relationships?
- Are you going to be moving to Utah?
- When do you want to move there?
- Did you get a chance to read the rights print out? Any questions about it?

After this he said everything looks good and I'll get my visa in about 2 weeks. Gave me all the documents back except my passport which will be delivered with the visa.

3rd August - Interview
4th August - Status changed to administrative processing on https://ceac.state.gov/CEACStatTracker/Status.aspx
5th August - Status changed to Issued, got a text message with tracking info

(updated on August 5, 2021)
Rating : Very Good


Timeline Comments: 6

TGDeano on 2021-03-04 said:
Wow!!! Congrats. Did you expedite?
blank avatar Connor & Heather on 2021-03-04 said:
Thank you! We did not expedite, we were very surprised with how quickly our I-130 was approved haha
TGDeano on 2021-03-04 said:
That’s awesome! Good luck at NVC!
TGDeano on 2021-08-03 said:
TGDeano on 2021-08-03 said:
Congrats!!!!!
blank avatar Connor & Heather on 2021-08-04 said:
Thank you!!! Hopefully the embassy catches up with interviews so you can get yours soon!
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