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.
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.