The registration period for the 2020 Diversity Immigrant Visa Program (DV-2020) opened at noon, Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) (GMT-4), on Wednesday, October 3, 2018, and will close at noon, Eastern Standard Time (EST) (GMT-5), on Tuesday, November 6, 2018. Program entries may only be sent online through http://www.dvlottery.state.gov.
Before submitting an entry it is advisable to, please carefully review all program instructions and requirements at: https://travel.state.gov/content/dam/visas/Diversity-Visa/DV-Instructions-Translations/DV-2020-Instructions-Translations/DV-2020-Instructions-English.pdf
NOTICE: The Diversity Visa Program DOES NOT send notifications or selection notices by email. Absolutely no payment is required before the applicant appears for a scheduled consular interview. The payment of fees associated to visa processing is made in cash only on the day of the scheduled consular interview.