With the release of the DV-2025 Program Instructions, the U.S. Department of State announced that for the first time in history, UK-born people will be eligible to register for the US Diversity Visa Lottery.
The Diversity Visa Program, officially known as the Green Card Lottery, only opens its doors to countries that have sent fewer than 50,000 immigrants to the United States in the previous five years.
The decision to include the United Kingdom is, therefore, based on the fact that the number of immigrants from the UK has dropped due to the COVID-19 period.
It is unlikely that the British eligibility will continue for many years. Interested people from the UK should, therefore, take advantage of this rare opportunity.
All participants must submit applications by October 22nd! Successful DV Lottery applicants will get the chance to live and work in the United States permanently.
The Diversity Visa Lottery has long been a symbol of aspiration for global citizens, offering a path to US immigration without the need for employer sponsorship or family ties in the United States.
Moreover, the Green Card Lottery boasts minimal barriers to entry: a simple online application that takes just minutes to complete and requires only a photograph, with no additional documentation.
After winning the lottery, applicants are required to validate their educational or professional qualifications during the immigration process.
The Green Card, your ticket to live, work, and study in the USA indefinitely, grants you many privileges as a Permanent Resident. You may:
To begin your Green Card Lottery application online, you will need to create an account at dvlottery.com with your email address and name, followed by the submission of personal information such as your date of birth and country.
The application process will also ask you to upload a photograph, which must meet specific requirements.
Winning DV-2025 applicants will be eligible to immigrate to the USA from the year 2025.