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Forum: Canada
May 28th 2022, 6:09 pm
Replies: 14
Views: 2,081
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Temporary Car Insurance in UK with Canadian License

My sister in law has just put us on her insurance using Canadian license she had no problem and was only £32 for a whole month.
Forum: Canada
Sep 9th 2021, 5:40 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,084
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Hello from the other side!

Welcome to Canada those first few weeks are a whirlwind of appointments and form filling. You picked the perfect time of year to land. Good luck on your new adventure.
Aug 28th 2021, 12:18 am
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: 16 year old and citizenship

Thanks Siouxie as always you are a great help. We will wait it out and apply as soon as we qualify.
Aug 18th 2021, 9:37 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 581
Posted By Lichisadave

16 year old and citizenship

Hi all we are now PR approved and the next step will be Citizenship, myself and my husband would like to wait until we are 55 which will be in 4 and 5 years I understand that we will probably have to...
Aug 8th 2021, 7:14 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,311
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: GCSE / WES / High School Diploma

[QUOTE=Spring100;13038456]Thank you! Great to hear :)
we just talked about the possibility of him doing an NVQ level (?) if it doesn’t work and seeing if that has an equivalent too :)

I’ll let...
Aug 8th 2021, 4:41 pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,311
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: GCSE / WES / High School Diploma

We where shocked to be honest and your right good to know for others who are struggling for points in the end we figured $300 is a small amount to pay in the whole scheme of things.
Aug 8th 2021, 12:06 am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,311
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: GCSE / WES / High School Diploma

We got my husbands CSE and GCE evaluated by WES it was a last ditch attempt to get some extra points and surprisingly they where accepted as equivalent to a High School Diploma. We just took the leap...
Forum: Canada
Aug 7th 2021, 9:14 pm
Replies: 24
Views: 4,387
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Intro - Moving my family this Summer

Welcome to Canada we came over 3 years ago and no regrets, originally from Hull not far from Huddersfield and familiar with the pub scene there lol
Noba Scotia looks beautiful and my dream place...
Forum: Canada
Aug 7th 2021, 7:07 pm
Replies: 5
Views: 552
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Need a motor in Ontario (Oakville)

We hired a car for the first week or so you generally can’t drop into a car sales and buy a car to drive away in on the same day as far as I’m aware you need to sort licensing etc. Plenty of used car...
Forum: Canada
Aug 6th 2021, 12:59 am
Replies: 32
Views: 6,660
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Job Offer in Nova Scotia - Looking for Brutal Honesty

Do it we had the opportunity 3 years ago and said if it doesn’t work out it’s an experience for us as a family and we’ll just go back to the UK we now have PR and have no plans on returning any time...
Jul 24th 2021, 5:50 pm
Replies: 17
Views: 3,433
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Soft landing

We applied in April this year and got COPR this last week but we are already in Canada I believe that they where only processing applications for people already in Canada for awhile.
Forum: Canada
Jul 23rd 2021, 11:40 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: PR approved.

Thank you we have been here 3 years and love our Canada life we miss family and friends but don’t see ourselves moving by to the UK anytime soon.

If you have the chance to make the move go for...
Forum: Canada
Jul 23rd 2021, 11:37 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: PR approved.

Thank you, we have done our online portal questionnaire instead of the interview that would normally take place. And are awaiting our PR cards which will be mailed to our address as we are already in...
Forum: Canada
Jul 22nd 2021, 7:30 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 656
Posted By Lichisadave

PR approved.

Our PR application was approved today so I just wanted to post and say thank you to all the helpful people on here, from the early stages of planning our move, including bringing our dog over and...
Jul 6th 2021, 10:03 pm
Replies: 12
Views: 805
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Immigration laywer or doing application yourself?

Hi and welcome, we have just done ours ourselves after a few discussions with my husbands work immigration lawyers I was reluctant to pay $$$$ when it’s basically a tick list. As long as you don’t...
Forum: Canada
Jun 6th 2021, 6:19 pm
Replies: 47
Views: 3,415
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: What Do You Wish You Brought Or Left Behind

I wish we didn’t bring our kitchen stuff plates pans cutlery etc it wasn’t valuable but we sill brought it, but of course we had to buy it when we got here anyway as we had to wait 6 weeks for the...
May 19th 2021, 3:12 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Divorce certificate for EE

Siouxie thank you his ex is going to have a look so fingers crossed she has it. If not we will take you advice and ask for deferment.
May 19th 2021, 12:33 am
Replies: 2
Views: 375
Posted By Lichisadave

Divorce certificate for EE

The Immigration office has asked for a copy of my husbands divorce certificate to go with our EE application, after 26 years and many house moves later we don’t seem to have it. He’s asked his ex...
Forum: Canada
May 19th 2021, 12:22 am
Replies: 18
Views: 2,027
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Finding a long term rental before arriving in Canada

Hi we managed to secure a rental before we came over with the help of a realtor who was absolutely amazing. We are in Ontario and from what I gather a lot of realtors do rental as well as purchase...
May 13th 2021, 2:18 pm
Replies: 1,005
Views: 65,012
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: real estate prices in Canada sustainable?

I see many houses been picked up and let out the majority by investors from overseas, a friend was asked to leave her house was given the necessary 30 days the landlord then re let the house 2 months...
Apr 30th 2021, 4:23 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: Waiting for PR application to be processed

Thanks for the quick reply, yes it is a completely different WP his old one no longer applies to his position. They did say that he will qualify for Implied status when the application for the new...
Apr 30th 2021, 12:18 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 419
Posted By Lichisadave

Waiting for PR application to be processed

Hi we submitted our PR application on the 6th of April we had a requested for further forms last week which we sent and have been approved, our medical checks have passed. We haven’t been asked for...
Forum: Canada
Apr 25th 2021, 12:12 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 2,733
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: School Admission - Ontario

I forgot to say in my earlier post that unlike UK schools in Canada you supply all stationary paper, binders (different colour for each subject) right down to glue sticks. You receive a list before...
Forum: Canada
Apr 19th 2021, 9:31 pm
Replies: 37
Views: 2,733
Posted By Lichisadave

Re: School Admission - Ontario

Welcome to the forum, we moved to Oakville 3 years ago we had to book an appointment at the Welcome centre in Milton to register our children for the local school they took copies of most recent...
Apr 2nd 2021, 11:24 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 311
Posted By Lichisadave

Noc code in EE

Hi me again I looked in the wiki thread but couldn’t find an answer so sorry if this is a duplicate question. We have got my husbands up to date Job offer letter which his HR manager has sent she has...
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