Last updated July 15th, 2019

July 15th, 2019

OFLC Announces Enhancements to the FLAG System for CW-1 and H-2B Programs

On July 12th, 2019, the Office of Foreign Labor Certification (OFLC), in collaboration with the Department's Office of the Chief Information Officer, released the following enhancements and new features in the FLAG System for stakeholders preparing and submitting applications in the CW-1 and H-2B Programs:

✓ Users will be able to take certain actions on CW-1 and H-2B applications while under review by OFLC

  • Form ETA-9142B (H-2B Application)
    • Upload recruitment report documentation where the pending application is in the “Accepted – Pending Recruitment” status
  • Form ETA-9142C (CW-1 Application)
    • Withdraw a pending application in the “In Process” status
    • Withdraw a pending application in the “NOD Issued” status
    • Withdraw a pending application in the “Accepted - Pending Recruitment” status
    • Upload additional or “ad hoc” documents where the pending application is in the “In Process” status
    • Upload additional or “ad hoc” documents where the pending application is in the “NOD Issued” status
    • Upload additional or “ad hoc” documents where the pending application is in the “Accepted - Pending Recruitment” status
    • Upload additional or “ad hoc” documents where the pending application is in the “Partial Certification” status
    • Upload recruitment report documentation where the pending application is in the “Accepted – Pending Recruitment” status