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Newly Released AAO Processing Times as of July 1, 2009

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These figures indicate the time that it takes from the date the case is received at The Administrative Appeals Office (AAO). The below list indicates AAO processing times as of July 1, 2009.

AAO Processing Times as of July 1, 2009

Case Type Time
I-129F Petition for Fiancee 1 Month*
I-129 H1B Nonimmigrant Specialty Occupation Worker 16 Months*
I-129 H2 Temporary Nonimmigrant Worker 6 Months*
I-129 H3 Temporary Nonimmigrant Worker 7 Months*
I-129l Nonimmigrant Intracompany Transferee 7 Months*
I-1290 Nonimmigrant Extraordinary Ability Worker 5 Months*
I-129 P1, P2, P3 Athletes, Artists and Entertainers 7 Months*
I-129 Q Cultural Exchange Visitor 7 Months*
I-129 R N/I Religious Worker 3 Months*
I-131 Application for Travel Document 1 Month*
I-140 EB1 (A) – Alien with Extraordinary Ability 10 Months*
I-140 EB1 (B)- Outstanding Professor or Researcher 1 Month*
I-140EB1 (C) – Multinational Manager or Executive 10 Months*
I-140 EB2 (D) – Advanced Degree Professional 26 Months*
I-140EB2 (I) – National Interest Waiver 5 Months*
I-140E83 (E)- Skilled or Professional Worker 22 Months*
I-140 EB3 (G) – Other Worker 18 Months*
I-212 Application to Reapply for Admission 2 Months*
I-360 EM Petition for Religious Worker 5 Months*
I-360C Special Immigrant Juvenile 1 Month*
I-360VAWA Violence Against Women Act Petition 1 Month*
I-485 Cuban Adjustment Act Application 1 Month*
I-485 liFE Act Adjustment Application 3 Months*
I-48S Section 13 Adjustment Application 1 Month*
I-526 EB5 Alien Entrepreneur 2 Months*
I-600 Petition for Orphan 1 Month*
I-601 Application for Waiver of Inadmissibility 25 Months*
I-612 Application for 212(e) Waiver 1 Months*
I-687 legalization Application for Temporary Residence 21 Months*
I-690 legalization/SAW – Waive Grounds of Excludability 1 Month*
I-698 legalization ~ustment Application 1 Month*
I-700 Special Agricultural Worker 1 Month*
I-821 Temporary Protected Status 5 Months*
I-905 Application to Issue Cert for Health Care Workers 1 Month*
I-914 Application for T Nonimmigrant Status 1 Month*
I-918 Petition for U Nonimmigrant Status 1 Month*
N-470 Application to Preserve Residence 1 Months*
N-565 Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Doc 3 Months*
N-600 Certificate of Citizenship 3 Months*
N-643 Certificate of Citizenship for Adopted Child 1 Month*

* Within current USCIS processing time goal of six months or less


Written by MithrasLaw

July 22, 2009 at 7:26 pm

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