How long does petition for Relative take? After filing Form I-130, Petition for Alien Relative, the approval process can take anywhere from 5 to 12 months for immediate relatives and could take several years for family preference categories. This is an approximation. It may be shorter for some and longer for others.
How long does it take for I-130 to be approved 2022? Average time – Between five and 14.5 months to get a Form I-130 petition (Petition for Alien Relative) approved by USCIS as of early 2022; another six to 11 months or longer to get an immigrant visa to come to the United States.
How do I check the status of my petition? How can I check the status of an immigration petition or application with USCIS or NVC? In order to check the status of your immigration petition or application with USCIS, you are free to check the status here: https://egov.uscis.gov/ casestatus/landing.do.
Can you check someones immigration status? To find out a person’s immigration status, you can either use the E-Verify website or submit a FOIA request to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).