How To Check Your Diversity Visa Lottery (DV-2024) Program Entry Status.
The Results of the 2024 Diversity Visa program (DV-2024), also known as the Green Card lottery, can be checked online beginning Saturday, May 6th, 2023, at 16:00GMT.
When can I check my DV lottery 2024?
Results will only be available online on the US Department of State website on Saturday, May 6th, 2023, at 16:00GMT, and you will be able to see if you have been selected for further processing or not. If you are selected, you will need to complete further steps to apply for an immigrant visa.
To check the results of your entry, you will need your confirmation number, year of birth, last name, and pass a simple security check to prove you are human.
How to check 2024 DV Lottery results
1. Visit the U.S Department of State website
2. Click CHECK STATUS and CONTINUE
3. Enter your Confirmation Number (Example: 2024xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx)
4. Enter Last Name or Family Name
5. Enter Year of Birth
6. Carefully look at the security code provided and enter it correctly
7. Hit SUBMIT.
8. The next page tells you if you have been selected for further processing or not.
The DV 2024 entrants are those that registered between October 5, 2022 and November 8, 2022.
The US State Department will begin processing visas and conducting interviews for the eventual winners starting in October, 2023, with those who pass the interviews, background checks and other qualifications such as high school education and/or work experience being granted permanent resident visas.
The Diversity Visa program, which is administered by the State Department, makes 50,000 permanent resident visas available annually to nationals of countries with low immigration rates to the United States over the previous five years.
The Diversity Visa (DV) lottery is typically held once a year and results for the most recent lottery are usually available starting in May of the following year.
For example, the DV lottery for the year 2024 was held in 2022, and the results for the DV lottery 2024 will be available starting from May 6, 2023.