How long does it take to get a green card after you marry a US citizen?
If you entered the US lawfully, the process can take as little as 6 months. If you entered the US unlawfully, you will need to obtain a hardship waiver and then return to your country for an interview. If you are abroad, the process takes about one year.
6-7 months you'll get a permanent visa, and then after 2 years you'll go through interviews and stuff and if they believe your marriage is for real you'll get a green card.
How long does it take for a person who has a work permit to get a green card after getting married to a US citizen?
Answer . To get a provisional green card the time period would be about a year and a normal green card would be about three years.
How long does it take for a green card to come out when a non-citizen gets married to an American citizen?
Citizenship and Marriage Answer . \nIt varies anywhere from a few months to 2 years. The length of time for the entire process depends on the number of U.S. Citizenship ap…plications the USCIS offices receive in each state. Additionally, making a mistake on your application can cost you even more time.
If an illegal alien gets married to a US citizen how long would it take for the illegal alien to get his social security card and a temporary or permanent green card?
dont . you can`t first apply to the green card (i- 130) then they will answer (2 years) arter the answer you have to pick up your green card at the country your husband is… originally from the they will apply the 10 year law punishment for being here illegaly after that period you will be put at the end of the line most like 11 or 14 years, so its about 26 years if you are lucky
If a US Citizen marries an illegal immigrant how long will it take for them to get their green card?
It will take about three months for the work permit and social security number to come out, then another three months are needed for the actual green card. In other words, it …will take total of 6months or even less as long as your application and the documents are correct and everything is perfectly prepared and sent to the USCIS. It is very important that you send every document correct and flawless. Then, less than 6months is guaranteed.
Answer . You don't just get a green card. You still have to apply for a visa in order to stay in the United States. . If you get married overseas there are a few differen…t visa options. If the American citizen has been living in the foreign country for over 6 months, they can apply for an I-130 visa for their spouse through direct consular filing, and the spouse can be brought to the U.S. permanently in as little as three months. It doesn't matter how long they have been married except that there is different paperwork and processes for those who have been married for more or less than two years. I brought my foreign husband to America, however, after having only been married for a month and a half since I qualified for Direct Consular Filing.. Typically, if you do not qualify for DCF, the processing for a visa can take as long as 6 to 8 months and necessitate time apart for the fiances/spouses.
Well, first of all your phrasal structure is wrong. . You have to wait at least 1 to 3 years.
The applicant should be 18 years and older with green card for a period of minimum 5 years continuous physical residence. Its 3 years for those who have married a US citizen a…nd continue to do so.For persons in the US army minimum 1 year of service qualify them to apply for US citizenship.
my brother applied for my mom. since mom was in the US already (on a visitor's visa), he applied for both petition (for alien relative) and adjustment of status at the same ti…me. if mom was not in US, he'd apply for the petition first, then adjustment of status once petition has been approved. 2 months later, he got a letter for her to go take her fingerprints (biometrics appointment). 5 months after that, he got a letter that she'd be interviewed in a couple months. so...in total, it took 9 months from the time uscis received the application, to the date of the greencard interview. but it may take 10-12 months total when mom finally receives the greencard itself in the mail.. btw, it probably helped that my brother's in the military, and that mom has lived in a US territory (effectively making her a US resident, sorta) for the past 40 years. so i really don't know if that helped speed up her application process.
The US citizen spouse needs to petition using Form I-130 for green card for the alien. While its being processed the applicant needs to hold legal status or can return to home… country and continue using consular processing to get green card.
Not too long give it time.
Once the US citizen spouse petitions using Form I-130 for the alien spouse's green card and the priority date becomes current visa will be available for the applicant to enter… US will a conditional green card valid for 2 years which using the Form I-485 status should be adjusted to permanent residency 90 days before the conditional status expires.
Anyone can marry a US citizen, green card or not. The marriage does not automatically give any special privileges to the newly married person. The US citizen can petition for …you to be permitted to apply for residency, etc. It is not necessary to be a green card holder to marry a US Citizen. It is important to stay in the US legally with proper immigration papers in order to marry a US citizen.
5 yrs punk so get busy
Yes, there is no probem if the Indian has no criminal probems and all the documents are OK. But it does take time. Good luck