DV 2019 Green Card Lottery.

DV 2019 American Green Card Lottery program is expected to commence in the year 2017by the U.S State Department to issue 50,000 entry visas to selected eligible people after their visa interviews. This draw is one of the American Governments' official program that will provide immigration facility to the USA for the eligible people who were born in countries that are sending less people to the USA within the last 5 year period.

People born in the following countries were found to be ineligible to participate in the name selection draw DV 2018 that was held in the year 2016.

People born in the following countries are not allowed to participate in this draw in 2016.

Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China (mainland-born), Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, South Korea, United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories, and Vietnam.

Green Card Draw Basic Eligibility:

2019 Draw Photographs.

The photographs must be taken within 6 months period of the application date.

Don't use the photos that were used to apply in the DV-2017 and DV-2018 Green card Lottery.

How to participate in the draw.

Results Checking.


Winners must apply for the immigrant visa using the online DS-260 electronic visa application form.

Winners will be called for the interview according to their case numbers from the month of October 2018.

Those selected winners in the USA can contact the USCIS office to change their current status to LPR status when their case numbers are current in any given month.

DV-2019 will be closed officially on 30th September 2019.

Source: U.S.Gov