DV-2017 DV Lottery Results.
8:20 AM 8/8/2016
Check your DV-2017 visa lottery selection results. The DV-2017 American diversity visa lottery results are now available in the official website. Those who had participated in this draw can now check their selection results in this web page by feeding their confirmation number and personal information.
What you will need to check the online selection results?
- First of all you should have participated in the draw last year.
- You will need the confirmation number that was given to you when you had submitted your entry for the program in the year 2015.
- Your personal details.
- You will need a PC or Smartphone that is connected to fast internet connection. Slow connection may not provide the results.
In the result checking website, feed your confirmation number, applicants personal details and then enter the shown letters, numbers or mixture of them from the "Captcha" table. Then press the "Submit" button. The page will display one of the following given below.
Your results will be displayed as,
- Session expired. (Start the process again in a new browser.)
- You are selected as a winner.
- You are Not Selected in this draw.
- The entered data is not matching with any of the submitted application.( Check the confirmation number, names and year of birth)
The results checking website is now available 24 hours a day for the DV-2017 applicants to check your results, till 30th September 2017.
On 30th September 2017, the DV-2017 visa lottery program will close officially. You must finish your selection process before these dates otherwise your selection will go as NULL.
People are allowed to use this site to check their selection results and/or their friend's selection results, if they have their confirmation number and their personal details that are required.
What I will need to check my selection results online?
Your DV-2017 confirmation number and your personal details.(confirmation number is called as ticket by African people)
Is there any fee to check my results?
No fee will be charged to check your online selection results.
Does a limit apply on how many times I can check my results?
No, if you like, you can check your results 100 times. There is no harm. But checking your results once is enough.
There is no chance to get a positive result by checking it again and again.
If you are not selected in the visa draw don't throw away your confirmation number as you may need it later.
I had lost my confirmation number, how can I check the result?
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org through the dv-confirmation.com for professional service.
Last digit of my confirmation number is missing, how can I check the result?
Last digit is missing? Contact email@example.com (Service charge will apply)
Will they allow a friend of mine to check my results in the website?
Yes, if you provide him with the required details of yours to him.
If I am selected as a winner in the 2017 DV Lottery program, what should I do?
Follow the instructions that were shown in that web page.
Can I use another person's winning in the DV lottery to get the American visa?
No the winning is meant for that person and doing so is punishable crime.
Once your fully completed entry had been accepted successfully by the visa draw system, you will be shown with a success page which will contain your unique confirmation number along with your name. All the applicants must have to print out and keep their confirmation page in a safe place to check their online results during the results checking period in the official website. Confirmation number is made of 16 alphabets and numbers and the confirmation code will begin with 2017 for the DV-2017 and 2018 for the DV-2018 visa lottery program.
DV-2017 Case Numbers.
Selected winners of the diversity program only will be given with a case number each to proceed with their winning in this draw.
Each of the selected winners (selectees) will be given with a case number that will display the fiscal year and of the selected applicant's birth country's geographical region and in selected rank.
If one Kenyan born man was selected as a winner for the DV-2017 program, he will get a case number which will look like this 2017AF00123456. It is valid for the FY 2017 dv lottery program only, which will close on 30th September 2017.
My Agent says that I am selected as a winner and he is demanding large sum of money to give my confirmation number and proceed with the winning. Once you had paid for the application submission service he should have given you the confirmation number. In this case contact your local police an make a complaint about this. Also publish your hardship in the media and internet and expose the agent and warn people not to apply through him.
DV-2016 participants too can check their selection results now to see whether they are selectd for the program or not. But all the visas had exhausted under the DV-2016 visa lottery program and there is no more chance for you to continue with the selection, if you had found out that you had been selected under this FY 2016 visa lottery program as a winner. The results checking facility will close on 30th September 2016 for the DV-2016 visa lottery participants as the program will close officially on this date.
Previous Year programs.
DV-2015 or previous visa draw participants can't check their online status in this website any more as those programs had been closed officially. And the winner's who had been selected under these closed programs too can't get benefit from their selection according to the dv lottery governing rules.
Check your results here.