Our State Department Web site for the 2006 Diversity Visa Program (DV-2006) is
now open. The application submission period for DV-2006 is
from 12:00PM EST (GMT -5) on November 5, 2004
to 12:00PM EST (GMT -5) on January 7, 2005.
The application form will
only be available for submission during this period and this period only.
Applications will not be accepted through the U.S. Postal Service.
Please read the DV-2006 Application Instructions carefully. Applicants may be
disqualified for not completing the application form correctly or by submitting
more that one application. Use the link below to view the instructions.
Note, as of November 1, 2004, there has been a change in the instructions. Click here to see the change.
Before beginning the application process, you can verify that your picture
complies with all requirements by clicking the link below.
The application form is prepared in two parts, one for the primary applicant and
one for dependents (if any). Each part must be completed correctly and
completely before going to the next part. After all parts are completed, the
application will be submitted to the DV-2006 Processing Center for handling.
Click the link below to begin the application process.
Begin Standard Application
If you would like to use an SSL-encrypted web connection, you may click the link
below to continue. Please be aware that by using SSL encryption, your
connection may be noticeably slower.
Begin SSL Application