DOS Waiver Review Branch Timing and Status Information

CURRENT REAL-TIME PROCESSING TIMES FOR WAIVER REVIEW BRANCH AT STATE DEPT (from date that last required document is received at State Dept):

No Objection waivers 5 months
Interested Government Agency waivers 4.5 months
State Department of Health waivers 4.5 months
Exceptional Hardship waivers 8 months
Fear of Persecution waivers 8 months
Advisory Opinions 4 months