How to apply for a Green Card lottery in the United States

People who are currently living abroad may have been given the green light to apply to apply in the U.S. for the lottery, but if you are not eligible to apply because you are currently in the country, you will have to wait until a later date.

You will need to provide a valid Social Security number and a copy of your passport.

You can apply online or in person at a U.N. office in New York City, New York, or New York state.

The process can take up to a week, depending on the complexity of the situation and the time of year.

You should also contact your immigration lawyer in advance if you have any questions.

You need to be able to present your Social Security numbers and passport.

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