Diversity Visa Lottery (DV-2011) Registration

October 1, 2009

The registration period for the United States Diversity Visa (DV-2011) Lottery begins October 2, 2009 at noon (EDT) and continues until November 30, 2009 at noon (EST).

For more information, review the Press Release and the DV-2011 Instructions. Entrants for DV-2011 are advised to submit their entries early in the two-month registration period because excessive demand might slow down the system as the deadline nears. There is no charge for submitting an entry in the DV Lottery. The Department of State strongly encourages entrants to complete and submit their own entries. There is no need to use an agent or intermediary.