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Oct 6th 2020, 11:04 am
Oct 6th 2020, 9:05 am
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Re: Bringing pets back to the UK (from "approved" countries)

We did look at this when we came here in 2010, but space is limited and the spots had sold out well in advance. Fast forward ten years, can I ask how far in advance you booked and how much it cost...
Sep 28th 2020, 3:15 pm
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Costs for 20’ and 40’ container shipping Ontario to UK

Hi
I am looking to get some recommendations of companies To use or not to use for getting our stuff back to the UK. Does anyone have the ball park figures for 20’ and 40’ container shipping from...
Forum: Canada
Sep 28th 2020, 3:07 pm
Sep 26th 2020, 11:17 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 3,730

Re: Bringing pets back to the UK (from "approved" countries)

Personally, I would take her on the plane. When I flew my Lab in 2010, she showed absolutely NO signs of any stress, I think when they are travelling they get bored and go to sleep....she was...
Sep 26th 2020, 9:44 am
Replies: 30
Views: 3,705

Re: Moving back to the UK after living abroad over 5 years

She would not have difficulty getting a British passport as she is British be descent as her parents are British and she would be able to pass that to her children. Would have worked also if she had...
Sep 26th 2020, 9:36 am
Replies: 30
Views: 3,705

Re: Moving back to the UK after living abroad over 5 years

I plan on taking copies of my credit history here in Canada and copies of my no claims motor insurance back with me. For appointments with the bank or insurers, you could show that and they may take...
Forum: Canada
Sep 24th 2020, 11:24 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304

Re: Pet Export

Air Canada changed the DIY that we did, not long after we managed to do it back in August 2010, so its been changed for a long time. I was kind if hoping that it may have changed back in the...
Forum: Canada
Sep 23rd 2020, 3:50 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304

re: Pet Export

Thank you so much for this reply. We have only just made the decision to return to the UK, so I expect it is going to take a year for us to get there as there are a lot of considerations before we...
Sep 22nd 2020, 3:55 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,712

Re: Is anyone else struggling with the three-year requirement once back?

So, I take it you want to be a Police Officer? My husband and I were both in the Police....me for seven years, him for a full career. They will always need Police Officers and a lot of Officers,...
Sep 22nd 2020, 3:26 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 3,410

Re: Has the Coronavirus pandemic changed anyone's plans moving back to the UK?

Yes, the Pandemic has influenced our decision to return to the UK, but its not the only reason. The Pandemic is, after all, Worldwide. In ten years we have struggled to settle, yes we live here in...
Sep 22nd 2020, 2:50 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 3,705

Re: Moving back to the UK after living abroad over 5 years

As I remember it from my days working in the Passport Office. The Nationality Act of 01/01/1983 determined that any child born in the UK after this date would not be deemed British unless the...
Forum: Canada
Sep 22nd 2020, 9:14 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304

re: Pet Export

No, we did it ourselves and I thought it was very expensive at the time.....but I made a mistake....I wrote $800.....should have read £800. It cost nearly as much as our individual flights.. she...
Forum: Canada
Sep 22nd 2020, 4:21 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304

re: Pet Export

Thank you so much for your quick reply. Seems too cheap though as we did it ourselves back in 2010 and it cost us $800 to fly her in. Having said that it was the double flights. Heathrow to...
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2020, 11:39 am
Replies: 10
Views: 809

Re: Looking to cost out shipping a 20’ container from Ontario to UK

Thank you for clarifying that for me. I will need to have a discussion with them and leave the decision to them. Do you know how long it takes to apply for citizenship, last I heard was that it was...
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2020, 11:06 am
Replies: 10
Views: 809

Re: Looking to cost out shipping a 20’ container from Ontario to UK

Thanks for your reply. Nice to see you are still moderating on here.

Please,, can I ask a question.?

We have been Permanent Residents for over 10 years. What are rhe rules regarding PRs...
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2020, 4:11 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304

re: Pet Export

We got the pet passport because we didnt know if we would be staying in Canada. We lost Bonnie when she was 15yrs 3 months which is great for a Labrador, in 2018.

After 10 years, we are looking...
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2020, 12:51 am
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304

re: Pet Export

We did ours ourselves. We bought a travel kennel as Per instructions on Air Canada site, tells you how to measure the dog, what sort of travel kennel s are permitted, and they will be able to give...
Forum: Canada
Sep 21st 2020, 12:27 am
Replies: 25
Views: 3,361

Re: New immigrant car/auto insurance

We brought all the no claims info with us and initially went with a company called Ive. Something in the region of $3200. We then found out about Johnsons and changed to them saving $1200....=...
Forum: Canada
Sep 20th 2020, 6:20 pm
Replies: 10
Views: 809

Looking to cost out shipping a 20’ container from Ontario to UK

Hi
just need some recent exoerience with companies used ri return to Uk and the cost of a 20’ container load. We moved over 10 years ago and want to return
Forum: Canada
Oct 9th 2018, 7:03 pm
Replies: 143
Views: 42,209

Re: READ ME. PENSION RULES UK to Canada

The only way CRA would find out about it is if a) you told them and b) if HMRC UK told them.

A) if it is up to 25% Tax Free Lump Sum you dont have to declare it at all. In fact if you do, you...
Forum: Canada
Oct 6th 2018, 8:46 pm
Replies: 143
Views: 42,209

Re: READ ME. PENSION RULES UK to Canada

it took over two years for us to get a response and I should imagine that if there is any sniff that they will need to repay you any money, then it could be considerably longer. You could try...
Forum: Canada
Sep 9th 2018, 10:21 pm
Replies: 143
Views: 42,209

Re: READ ME. PENSION RULES UK to Canada

Our letter is now posted in part on the Wiki. I am not surprised that they havent got back to you. The wheels at CRA turn slowly when you are assessed as owing them......even slower if they think...
Forum: Canada
Sep 1st 2018, 12:45 pm
Replies: 143
Views: 42,209

Re: READ ME. PENSION RULES UK to Canada

I have tried to do this twice. I dont have a problem with posting it, but I have tried and failed twice. If you think it would be helpful to have it where everyone could access it, I agree. If you PM...
Forum: Canada
Sep 1st 2018, 1:39 am
Replies: 143
Views: 42,209

Re: READ ME. PENSION RULES UK to Canada

no it is not part of your pension. Send me your email address PM me, and I will send a copy of CRA letter quoting why it is tax free in Canada. Your monthly pension is classed as income and will be...
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