The IR2 Visa is a US immediate relative visa for unmarried children under 21 years old of a US citizen. It can also be given if the child is under the Child Status Protection Act and is treated as if he or she were under 21 years old.
IR2 child Visa applicants will receive ten year permanent residence shortly after their arrival in the US.
Some of the advantages of getting an IR2 visa for the child include:
The processing time can take from 3 to 12 months to get an IR2 Visa from the initial application to the time the visa is granted. Since the IR2 visa does not have annual caps, the processing times are also much shorter than the Family Preference Visas. However, it is important to mention that the processing time varies depending on certain factors like:
After our FREE Initial Consultation I will be able to give you a more specific idea on how long should this Visa process take for your specific case, based on your particular set of circumstances.