|iCERT Case Type||PERM Processing Time 2018 (Days)||Timeline - Processing applications received on or before|
|PERM Prevailing Wage Determination||150+ days||Jan 2019|
|PERM Analyst Review (Clean Cases)||123+ days||Feb 2019|
|PERM Audit Cases||209+ days||Oct 2018|
|PERM Reconsideration Cases||123+ days||Dec 2018|
These latest PERM approval processing time delays are for H1B work visas applicants based on their ETA Form 9089 filing.
The approvals for clean cases are taking as long as 5 months after filing by Doleta (U.S. Department of Labor).
PERM Processing Date Updated Daily
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PERM Delays - Contact for Status if delayed more than 3 months
It is possible that DOL may be completing the processing of applications filed prior to the month shown above.
If your application was filed more than 3 months prior to the month posted, you may contact DOL Helpdesk for a status on the application at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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PERM is the first step in employment based Green card application. PERM is also commonly known as Labor certification.
Source: ICERT DOLETA