The latest Visa Bulletin (December 2017) gives the following Allocation Cut-Off Numbers for the month of January 2018.
A Visa Number is available for each DV-2018 Winner with a Case Number below the Cut-Off Number for their region or country.
NORTH AMERICA (BAHAMAS): 5
SOUTH AMERICA & CARIBBEAN: 500
CP Applicants (finalizing in home country):
Will get an email alert from KCC for the Second Notification Letter, containing instructions for the Visa Interview and the Medical Examination.
AOS Applicants (finalizing in US):
Should have the Medical Examination – if not undergone already.
Must send their I-485 application ‘package’ to a USCIS Lockbox and prepare for the AOS interview.