GREEN CARD (Immigrant Visa) APPLICANTS

 

Green Cards

 

A Green Card is a document indicating that the holder is a legal permanent resident of the United States. As a legal permanent resident, the green card holder remains a citizen of his or her home country, but must live primarily in the United States.

 

A green card allows a foreign national to work for any US employer and allows him/her to travel internationally without having to visit a US embassy or consulate to obtain a visa.

 

These are the paths to a green card: