We have mailed our R-1 application (religious worker visa) but our church has never gone through the inspection process. How long does it take for USCIS to actually come and inspect the church after the application is submitted?
They can take about six months depending on how busy they are.
The above is intended only as general information, and does not constitute legal advice. You must speak with an attorney to discuss your individual case.
6 to 12 months for a site inspection is typical.
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