How long does it take to get an immigrant visa for siblings? If you’ve submitted everything correctly and accurately, the application will be approved. This usually takes somewhere between 2 to 5 years. But the waiting time may further extend in some cases. You may be asked to wait until the priority date and the visa bulletin dates become current.
How do I file for sibling immigration?
- A completed Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative.
- A copy of your birth certificate and a copy of your sibling’s birth certificate showing that you have at least one common parent.
- Evidence that you are a U.S. citizen, such as:
Can a U.S. citizen sponsor a sibling? Which relatives may I petition for? A U.S. citizen who is at least 21 years or older may also petition for the following relatives: Parents; • Brothers or sisters. When you submit your petition, you are required to provide evidence to prove your relationship to the person for whom you are filing.
How much does it cost to bring a sibling to the US? How much does it cost to get a sibling green card? There are separate filing fees for each form you must submit for a sibling green card application. Form I-130, “Petition for Alien Relative,” costs $535.