DV Lottery Results

DV Lottery DV-2018 Results.

8:19 AM 03/06/2017

DV-2018 Results will be announced soon through the American Governments' official website. Those who had submitted their entries to this diversity visa program through the internet can check their results in this website. To check the applicant’s individual results they have to feed their confirmation number and personal details in the correct fields. Someone who have the applicant's details and confirmation number can check the results in this results checking website.

How can I check my online green card draw results?

    First of all you should have participated in the diversity visa program in the year 2016 or 2015.)
  • Confirmation number should begin with 2018 or 2017. (Older one won't work))
  • Need to provide participants personal details.)
  • Need a PC, Laptop or Smartphone to be connected to the internet.)
  • Go to the American Governments' Official DV website.)
  • Slow internet connection may not provide the results or will take long time to display the results.)
  • Type your confirmation number and personal details in the correct fields.)
  • Enter the shown letters, numbers or mixture of them displayed as "Captcha".)
  • Then press the "Submit" button once.)
  • The page will display one of the following:)
  • "Session expired. (Start the process again in a new browser.)")
  • "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, personal details and the year of birth)

Results checking website is now available for the DV-2017 applicants.
They can check their results, till 30th September 2017.
On 30th September 2017, the DV-2017 visa lottery program will be closed officially.
If you are selected as a winner must finish your process before these dates.
Otherwise your selection will go NULL.

What I will need to check my selection results online?

Your DV-2018 confirmation number or DV-2017 confirmation number and your personal details are required. (Confirmation number is called as ticket by African people)

Are there any fees to check the selection results under the DV Program?

No fee will be charged to check your online selection results.

Does a limit apply on how many times a person can check his results?

No limit applies. If you like, you can check their results 100 times. There is no harm.
But checking your results once is enough. (Unless if there is any special announcement of new selection from the U.S authorities.) There is no chance to get a positive result by checking it again and again.
If you had not been selected in this 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?
Confirmation number is missing?

Sorry, can't check your Results. You have to get it.
Without the confirmation number you will not get the results.
Contact bbsnetting@gmail.com through the dv-confirmation.com for professional service.

Last digit of my confirmation number is missing, how can I check the result?

Contact bbsnetting@gmail.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 shown in that website.

Can I use my friend's winning in the DV lottery to get the American visa?

No, the winning is meant for that person and doing so is violation of the American law.
Selected winners of the diversity program will only get case number to proceed with their winning.

Case number will display fiscal year and the selected applicant's birth country's geographical region and selected rank. If one Kenyan born man was selected as a winner for the DV-2018 program, he will get a case number which will look like this 2018AF00123456. It is valid for the FY 2018 dv lottery program only, which will close on 30th September 2018.

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. What to do?

Normally if you had paid for the application submission service he should have given you the confirmation number. In this case contact your local police station and make a complaint about this incident.
Also publish your hardship in the media and internet and expose the agent and warn people not to apply through him in the future.

DV-2016 Results and DV-2015 results.

DV-2016, DV-2015 and previous year participants can't check their results any nore as these programs are permanently closed after completing their processing successfully.

"Check your DV-2017 results once again.

Go to the results checking website and feed your confirmation number and other details and once again check your results as the U.S State Department had announced that some more applicants are selected for the DV-2017 American visa lottery program in September 2016. Here is the original announcement."


Have you checked your Diversity Visa (DV) 2017 status recently? Additional entrants were added to "selected" status in September! Check your status using your unique confirmation number on the Entrant Status Check (ESC) website www.dvlottery.state.gov.

Selected entrants are encouraged to complete the online DS-260 application immediately to schedule an interview appointment at the appropriate U.S. Embassy or Consulate. www.dvlottery.state.gov"

If you are a winner and coming from one of the 7 countries that were banned by the New President's E.O, check your country US Embassy website for more information before attending the immigrant visa interview.

Source: travel.state.gov