Complete the DS-260 application form for DV lottery winners
For those who have won the Green Card DV lottery, submitting the DS-260 form is the first job after winning. See the step-by-step instructions for completing our form to speed up the process and avoid mistakes.
Sign in to the Consular Electronic Application Center
Go to https://ceac.state.gov/IV/Login.aspx. Use your DV lottery case number to access the form.
Then enter your name and confirmation number issued after your registration in the DV lottery. In the last case, select «Applicant select» «Click Continue.
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Tick the box next to the field «I prove that I have read and understood the above. I am now ready to start the immigrant visa and alien registration application process.
If you are inactive for more than 20 minutes while filling out the form, your session will end. It is recommended to save each page after data entry. In this case you will always be able to continue from where you left off and you will not have to enter all the data again. It is also important to prepare in advance and have all the information at hand.
Choose the city and country you want to come to for a visa interview. By default, the system will offer the nearest available US Embassy. You can indicate if this is right for you.
Fill in the personal information using your passport details. Your passport should be valid for 6 months beyond the date of entry. If the process expires, enter the current passport data and update it after replacement. In this case you should take your own old passport and a new one for an interview.
Enter the contact details of the applicant. It is important that the address is spelled correctly in the American format.
A US address usually consists of three lines and should be written as follows:
1st line: first name, last name
Line 2: Address itself. Write first the house number, then the street name, then the apartment number.
Third line: city name, state and zip code.
Examples of U.S. doctor examples: Christy Smith, 30 Askam RD, Ashland, NH, 03217. Note: Be sure to list all addresses where you have lived physically since the age of 16, not just official addresses.
Provide information about where you are staying for the first time since you moved to the United States and what the green card should send.
What do you do if you don’t know your future address? You can enter the address of any friend or relative living in the United States. You can change this address during the process – until the day of your first entry into the United States you will receive your green card at your US address usually within 3-4 weeks of arrival, but in rare cases the process can take a few months. Make sure the mailing address is valid for that period.
Provide information about your family: Parents, Wife, Ex-wife, Children When providing information about your mother, enter her first name.
Next, fill out these pages with information about previous US travel, current work / education / training information, additional work / education / training information.
Proceed to Safety and Background: Information on treatment and health. When asked about immunizations, if you do not have an immunization card or if you do, answer no «but not with all immunizations required by U.S. law with a list of immunizations required for a U.S. immigrant visa Available at content / visas / english / immigrate / vaccferences.html. Medical boards will examine vaccination information and make missing persons.
Fill in Security and Background: Security Information, Security and Background: Immigration Violations, Protection and Background: Miscellaneous Information Information The more you answer, the better.
Last page: Social Security number information. Answer «Yes for the question do you want the Social Security Administration to issue a Social Security number and a card?
«Next: Click Review» Check all the information again. If you find an error, click «Edit উপরে at the top of the spreadsheet and correct it. After you’ve verified everything, press «Next: Sign in and submit.
Provide your case number and passport number.
Click Click on Sign and Submit Application Click »If you discover a mistake after submission, you can simply report the mistake to the Consular Officer at your interview and ask them to correct it.
Print the confirmation and send it to your email address.
KCC will “process” it once they receive your form. You may need to submit scanned copies of supporting documents. It is important to send all your supporting documents in one package. Will not be scheduled before your interview!
Get ready for the interview. Good luck!