DV-2022 Eligible Countries.

DV-2022 Eligible Countries.

DV-2022 American Visa draw is allowed only to the people who were born in eligible countries. Meanwhile some countries are marked as not eligible for to participate in this DV2022 draw.  In other words Diversity Visa Program offers opportunity for persons who are not from “high admission” countries. As per the U.S.law  “high admission countries” means from which a total of 50,000 persons in the Family-Sponsored and Employment-Based visa categories had immigrated to the United States during the last 5 years period.

DV-2022 Eligible Countries.

Eligible Countries for the dv- 2022 Draw in this year.

Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China (including Hong Kong SAR). Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India. Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, South Korea. United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories, and Vietnam.

The USCIS office used to makes this calculation annually. The list of countries whose natives are eligible or not eligible may change from one year to the next. Further more KCC will look after the submission, selection and communication under this Visa draw. KCC will not communicate with people who are not selected as winners in any DV program.

Persons born in Macau SAR and Taiwan are eligible.

Which countries are in the not allowed country list?
Honduras and Hong Kong SAR are included in this year diversity visa program dv2022 program. The American Government made special calculation and took out these two countries and the people born in these countries too are not allowed to submit their E-DV entries to the FY2022 draw.

In addition, Nigeria is the only country from the Africa region and Bangladesh from the Asia region is another country that are marked in the not eligible for some years. These country people were anxiously waited for the DV2022 program information through the current DV Lottery instructions. This DV Lottery instructions provides the eligible and NOT eligible country list.

Take note that the not eligible country people can see whether they meet some other ways mentioned in the DV Lottery instructions.

What happens when a not eligible born country try to apply?
When a person who is not eligible to participate due to his birth county try to apply by downloading the ED-V Entry form, he will get the form. Once he fills his names and birth details he goes further more in the form. When want to select her/his birth country. He has to press the drop down menu with the country names.  In the drop down menu,  he won’t find his birth country. Actually in that list his birth country was not included by USCIS. Because it is a country that is not eligible to participate. So he got to leave the page at that point as there is no further way to go ahead with the filling of the DV Application onlie.

Current DV Instructions.

Sample DV Photo.

DV2022 Instructions

DV2022 Instructions will guide you on all the aspects of the FY 2022 American Green card Lottery. There may be lot of translations may be available but it is clearly mentioned that the one in English is the original one and valid one. Read what the Instructions say “The English language version of the DV-2022 Program Instructions is the only official version. Unofficial translations in additional languages will be added to this webpage as they become available.”

Following country born people are not allowed to participate in this DV-2022 draw.  Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China (including Hong KongSAR), Colombia, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan, Philippines, South Korea, United Kingdom (except Northern Ireland) and its dependent territories, and Vietnam.

For the purposes of eligibility some countries include dependent areas in overseas. If you are a native of an overseas territory, select the applicable country of eligibility. Natives of Macau S.A.R should select Portugal, and natives of Martinique should select France.

Please read the instructions as there are other options to be eligible even if your birth happened in a not allowed county. The country list is assessed by the US State department by calculating their immigration pattern for the last 5 years. If countries had sent more than 50,000 people within the last 5 years that country born people will not be allowed to participate in this Green card Lottery draw.

DV2022 Instructions

DV2022 Instructions content.

DV-2022 program.
DV Photo Instructions.

DV2021 Results for American Visa Draw.

dv2021 results

DV2021 Results.

DV2021 American visa lottery is now available to check your selection results. The State Department through KCC had made arrangements to all the eligible participants to check their results. So all the participants must have their confirmation number starting with 2021 in their possession. In Addition it must have a total of 16 digits in it.

Visa Interview Under DV-2021 Draw.

Visa interviews for the selected winners of DV2021 has already started on 01st of October 2020. The processing will continue till 30th September 2021.
But most probably these visas used to exhaust before the deadline date.
So never try to submit a re-schedule application instead attend the visa interview early on the given date. Lowest numbers will be called for the interviews and lot of winners will not be called for the interviews. As the visas used to exhaust early. USA Immigration visa processing fee is US$330 per person including dependents.

DV2021 Results Guide.

Where to check the results?
In the official website of the American Government;s DV Program.
When to check the Results?
In the year 2020, in the month of JUNE (05th June 2020)
How long the website will be kept open?
Around 365 days from the day it was opened.
How many times do I have to check the results?
Once is  enough. But don’t throw away the confirmation number after checking the results. Also if you like you can check the results  100 times.

Do I have to pay any money to check the results?
No it is provided as a free service.
Will I get selection notification by postal mail.
No way. The dv results will not be sent through postal mail, email or through phone calls.
Where can I get the selected peoples’ details or photos?
It is not available anywhere.
Will the US Embassy assist me to check my results.
No they will not assist you.s,

I had lost my DV-2021 American Diversity Visa Draw’s confirmation number. How to recover it? In the website there is a path to recover your lost confirmation number. You will have to feed the correct personal details to recover the confirmation number.
My confirmation number is not working in the website. What I have to do?
See whether it got 2022 in the front. Does it contains 16 digits?
If not you have to recover it from the system
Can a friend of mine is allowed to check the DV Results in the website?
Yes if you provide the confirmation number and your personal details they can check it for you.

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Apply for DV-2022

Where to check DV2021 Results? Here.

DV 2022 American Visa Draw Program.

Diversity Visa Lottery DV-2022

DV 2021 is going to accept entries in the year 2020.
There are 50,000 American Immigrant visas available under this draw.
A computer will select the winners from the online submitted entries.
Check here.

When DV-2022 will start?
Noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), Wednesday, October 7, 2020.
When it will close?
Noon, Eastern StandardTime (EST) (GMT-5), Tuesday, November 10, 2020.

DV 2022 Eligibility.

To participate in this dv 2022 draw your birth should had happened in an eligible country, you should have High School Degree or accepted work experience. The draw is free to apply.


DV-2022 is the name for the Official American Diversity Visa name selection . This free to participate computer name selection draw will entirely will be held through the Internet. All the participants are expected to have their own email, International passport and eligibility to submit one entry in to this draw.There are 50,000 Immigrant visas will be issued under this FY2022 computer name selection draw. The draw is expected to provide DV Application forms in the year 2020 and will accept duly filled entries within one hour after providing the entry form.

DV Photo
It is a requirement for the applicant to upload one digital photo file of her/his along with the E-DV entry form. And it should meet all the requiremwnts that are placed in the DV2022 Instructions. Married person must include all the children under 21 and unmarried in their birth order along with thir digital photo file and the spouse details and digital photo file.

If both the husband wife meet the eligibility requirements and have valid International passports they both can submit one entry each. They must include their spouse and all the eligible children in the E-DV entry form. The draw don’t accept polygamy marriage partners in the draw.

DV2022 Confirmation Number.

DV2022 confirmation number will be displayed in the computer screen. Once the duly filled application is accepted  by the system. Even it is lost, you can recover it. Applicants must surely make a record of this confirmation number. The confirmation number will start with 2022 and will contain 16 alpha numeric digits.


DV-2021 Results.