1. How to Qualify for an EB-2 or EB-3 Visa?
The EB-3 visa is employment-based permanent residence.
The EB-3 visa is the third priority skilled worker, professional, and unskilled worker— these
are three different classifications.
IN THE EB-3 CATEGORY, JOB OFFERS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL JOBS AND MUST GO THROUGH
THE PROCESS OF LABOR CERTIFICATION.
what are the steps required to get a green card on the basis of employee patronage?
a company fills out a green card application and submits it to the department of labor where
they prove that there are no u.s. citizens for this job.
AFTER APPROVAL BY THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR, AN I-140 APPLICATION IS SUBMITTED
TO THE U.S. CIS WHERE THE COMPANY HAS TO PROVE THAT IT HAS THE FINANCIAL
CAPACITY TO PAY THE APPLICANT'S SALARY. THE COMPANY SUBMITS VARIOUS ECONOMIC
PAPERS, INCLUDING TAX RETURNS AND FINANCIAL REPORTS.
AFTER THE APPROVAL OF I-140, IF THE APPLICANT HAS LEGAL STATUS IN THE UNITED
STATES, HE OR SHE WILL SUBMIT FORM I-485 ALONG WITH SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS. IF
THE APPLICANT IS OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES, THE CASE IS TRANSFERRED TO THE
NATIONAL VISA CENTER WHERE THE APPLICANT IS REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A BIRTH
CERTIFICATE, MARRIAGE CERTIFICATE, POLICE CERTIFICATE, AND OTHER IDENTIFICATION
DOCUMENTS BASED ON WHICH COUNTRY THE APPLICANT IS A CITIZEN OF.
4) after receiving all the identification documents submitted by the applicant, the national visa
center will fix the date of an appointment at the us embassy in the applicant's home country.
in order to obtain a 10-year permanent residence card, the applicant must complete a medical
examination by a certified doctor in his or her home country and bring all the identification
documents to the u.s. embassy.
6) after getting the permanent residence card of 10 years, the applicant can apply for
citizenship after 4 years and 9 months from the date of issue of their permanent residence card.