Updated Processing Times for EB5 Immigrant Investor Program Forms

EB5 Visa

On January 12, 2015, the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services' (USCIS's) Immigrant Investor Program Office released its updated EB5 processing time report [PDF version]. The chart contains the timeframe, measured in months, “representing the average processing time” for three key EB5 Immigrant Investor Program forms as of November 30, 2015.

The following is the chart courtesy of the USCIS Immigrant Investor Program Office:

Average Processing Times for Immigrant Investor Program Office as of: November 30, 2015

Form Title Classification or Basis for Filing: Processing Timeframe:
I-526 Immigrant Petition By Alien Entrepreneur For use by an entrepreneur who wishes to immigrate to the United States 15.5 Month(s)
I-829 Petition by Entrepreneur to Remove Conditions Removal of lawful permanent resident conditions (immigrant investors) 15.7 Month(s)
I-924 Application For Regional Center Under the Immigrant Investor Pilot Program I924 — Application For Regional Center Under the Immigrant Investor Pilot Program 7.9 Month(s)

Source: https://egov.uscis.gov/cris/processingTimesDisplay.do [PDF version]