Take a quick look at the latest EB-5 Program processing times along with a few key notes.
I-526 | Immigrant Petition by Alien Investor
For Mainland Chinese investors the estimated time range: 49 months – 52.5 months
For investors from all other areas the estimated time range: 27.5 months – 40.5 months
Historical national average processing time: 14.1 months
Note: According to Charles Oppenheim, Chief of the Visa Control and Reporting Division at the U.S. Department of State, during the November 2020, IIUSA EB-5 discussion, Hong Kong will be treated as a separate foreign state from Mainland China for EB-5.
I-829 | Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions on Permanent Resident Status
The estimated time range is 33 months – 59 months.
Historical national average processing time: 37.2 months
I-924 | Application for Regional Center Designation Under the Immigrant Investor Program
The estimated time range is 52.5 months to 56 months.
Historical national average processing time: 22.8 months
Note: The number of USCIS approved regional centers continues to decline. As of November 3, there are 674 USCIS approved regional centers.