TO: Our Valued Immigration Clients
The DV-2008 Green Card Lottery registration will be held between October 4 and December 3, 2006. If you were born in a qualifying country or if you are married to someone born in a qualifying country, you may register. Registration must be electronically filed over the internet. No paper entries are permitted. This office will file and monitor your registration for $85.00 per application. Winners will be notified by mail between May and July 2007. If you win, you can file for your "green card" between October 1, 2007 and September 30, 2008.
One application per person. Husbands and wives may each file an application. One winner allows spouse and minor children (under 21 years, unmarried) to be eligible. Applicants must have a high school education (or its equivalent) or two years skilled work experience within the past five years. The U.S. Department of Labor's O*Net Online database will be used to determine qualifying work experience. 50,000 visas are available. Our fee covers registration only, NOT any future services.
You ARE NOT eligible from: Brazil, Canada, China (mainland born), Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Pakistan, Philippines, Peru, Poland, Russia, South Korea, United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories, and Vietnam. Persons born in Hong Kong SAR, Macau SAR and Taiwan are eligible. If you are not eligible, we will return your registration and fee.
How to register:
- Complete and sign the attached Green Card Lottery (DV-2008) form (two pages),
- Provide one color passport photo (2" x 2") each for you, your spouse, and each of your children. Our offices will scan photos and attach them to your application.
- Send $85.00, completed form(s) and photo(s) to: Paulich, Slack & Wolff, P.A. in the enclosed self-addressed envelope. Use check, money order or credit card for payment. Feel free to email.
Deadline: November 20, 2006. DO NOT WAIT UNTIL THE LAST WEEK TO FILE!
All applications must be filed electronically. Mail, fax, deliver or e-mail your completed forms, picture(s) and payment to us. We will do the rest. Good luck!
*The documents above are in Adobe Acrobat Portable Document Format (PDF). Before downloading the documents, be sure you have the freely-available Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your computer. Just click the "Get Acrobat Reader" graphic to download the freely available Acrobat Reader Utility. Then double-click the executable and follow the on-screen instructions to install it.