Administrative Appeals Office (AAO) Processing Times (as of July 21, 2008)

The following is a list of processing times released by the AAO for appeals that are filed with them. These processing times are valid as of July 21, 2008.

Form Number

Case Type

Processing Time

I-140 EB1(A)

Alien with Extraordinary Ability

13 Months

I-140 EB1(B)

Outstanding Professor or Researcher

Current

I-140 EB1(C)

Multinational Manager or Executive

Current

I-140 EB2

(D), (I) – National Interest Waiver

17 Months

I-140 EB3

(E), (G) –Skilled, Professional, or Other Worker

14 Months

I-687

Legalization Application for Temporary Residence

20 Months

I-698

Legalization Adjustment Application

Current

I-700

Special Agricultural Worker

Current

I-526 EB5

Alien Entrepreneur

Current

I-129L

Nonimmigrant Intracompany Transferee

Current

I-129 H1B

Nonimmigrant Specialty Occupation Worker

Current

I-129 H2, H3

Temporary Nonimmigrant Worker

Current

I-129 O

Nonimmigrant Extraordinary Ability Worker

12 Months

I-129 F

Petition for Fiancée

Current

I-129 P1, P2, P3

Athletes, Artists and Entertainers

17 Months

I-129Q

Cultural Exchange Visitor

Current

I-360 EB4

Petition for Religious Worker

10 Months

I-360 VAWA

Violence Against Women Act Petition

15 Months

I-360J

Special Immigrant Juvenile

Current

N-470

Application to Preserve Residence

Current

N-565

Replacement Naturalization/Citizenship Document

Current

N-600

Certificate of Citizenship

Current

N-643

Certificate of Citizenship for Adopted Child

Current

I-600

Petition for Orphan

Current

I-485

Cuban Adjustment Certification

Current

I-612

Application for Waiver

Current

I-821

Temporary Protected Status

Current

I-212

Application to Reapply for Admission

10 Months

I-601

Application for Waiver of Inadmissibility

24 Months

I-131

Application for Travel Document

Current

I-485

Life ACT Adjustment Application

20 Months

I-905

Application to Issue Cert for Health Care Workers

Current

I-914

Application for T Nonimmigrant Status

Current