|Looks great doesn’t it? Only thing is, I’ve dealt with United States customs and Immigration with visas before and they don’t do Western Union!
Dear tobye hillier , You are one of the 50,000 winners selected by the computer random draw from the 12.1 million entries registered in the Diversity Immigrant Visa Program .
The Diversity Immigrant Visa program is a United States congressionally-mandated lottery program for receiving a United States Permanent Resident Card. It is also known as the Green Card Lottery.
Diversity Visa Details
U.S. Government helps you with the accommodation and offers you Health Insurance (Freedom HSA Direct Individual Health insurance for 1 year),Dwelling(Apartment in any city you prefer, 1 bedroom for 3 months ), a guaranteed job(in the field that you are are currently qualified so you can start working even from the first week you arrive in the United States and get paid as U.S citizen. ) and education (for U.S. Students or Higher Education through EducationUSA. It includes transfer to a U.S college or University so you can continue your educational study. More details can be found at http://educationusa.state.gov/ .)
Type of Residence Card Status Amount (per person)
Please note that you are allowed to take with you as many family members you want. However for each person you must pay an additional amount of U.S $879
PURPOSE: The U.S. Department of State uses the fee payment primarily to process your visa related documents and verify your identity.
Click on the following link to find the nearest Western Union agency and send the fees payment :
After you find a Western Union agency you need to go with cash money, an identity card(e.g passport or national identity card) and send the payment to the U.S. embassy agent address in United Kingdom:
Name : Danny Mills
The payment must be sent to the above U.S. embassy agent address in United Kingdom because the U.S. Department of State decided this based on the diplomatic relations with your country.
After you send the payment follow the next steps
1) Money Transfer Control Number (MTCN):
Then wait for the confirmation that the payment was received.
Within 72 hours, you will receive a confirmation via email with your Case Number/Confirmation Number and exact date and time(approx. 2 days) of the final interview. Upon successful interview you will receive your documents and travel information to move in the United States. Under no circumstances your visa status won’t be affected by the interview.
The payment must be sent via Western Union no later than September 10, 2011. You are strongly encouraged not to wait until the last day to pay. Heavy demand may result in system delays.
If it would be necessary to contact the U.S. Department of state YOU MUST ALWAYS REFER TO YOUR NAME. The email is [email protected]
CONFIDENTIALITY STATEMENT: AUTHORITIES: The information asked for on this form is requested pursuant to Section 222 of the Immigration and Nationality Act. Section 222(f) provides that the records of the Department of State and of diplomatic and consular offices of the United States pertaining to the issuance and refusal of visas or permits to enter the United States shall be considered confidential and shall be used only for the formulation, amendment, administration, or enforcement of the immigration, nationality, and other laws of the United States. Certified copies of such records may be made available to a court provided the court certifies that the information contained in such records is needed in a case pending before the court.
And they give you a house and a job? That’s got to be a sweet deal for under a grand! Where do I sign up? Oh yeah… send the money to Danny, he’ll look after me!
Oh yeah… I should mention that British citizens don’t qualify for the green card lottery… I know, because I asked at the embassy!
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