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Sep 16, 2016

USCIS Updates Published EB-5 Processing Times as of Jul. 31, 2016

Jonathan Grode

Yesterday, USCIS updated its published EB-5 processing times, showing a slight uptick from last month. The current published processing times for each of the three EB-5 related forms, which incorporates data as of July 31, 2016, are as follows:

Form

Processing Time

Change from 6/30/2016 Processing Times

I-526

17.1 months

+ .4 months

I-829

22 months

+ .7 months

I-924

11 months

+ .8 months

 

The increased processing times are expected due to absorption of a high volume of filings in 2015, as well as increasing volumes now in anticipation of the Regional Center program’s scheduled September 30, 2016 sunset date.

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