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Forum: Canada
Oct 16th 2019, 10:29 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 5,678
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Opportunity to move to Vancouver - Advice needed.

Location certainly plays a role (hence the London price being twice the Bristol price). Both of those were for a midsize SUV that I found on autotrader for 5k with 12 years no claims (an effort to...
Forum: Canada
Oct 16th 2019, 7:02 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 5,678
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Opportunity to move to Vancouver - Advice needed.

Car insurance anywhere depends on factors like your age and location and vehicle use. I suspect the perception of 'it's expensive' comes from most emigrants moving to major cities, which always means...
Forum: Canada
Oct 16th 2019, 3:39 am
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: BC Home Working Business License

Nope, that sounds about right.

The 'no visitors, no meetings' isn't really a qualifier, since that's a requirement for City of Vancouver home businesses, posted on the form (condition 2)!

City...
Forum: Canada
Oct 15th 2019, 8:07 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 644
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: UK licence to Ontario licence

There's a reason OP asked about 'Ontario' licences - just about everything to do with driving is regulated Provincially. There are no 'Canadian' rules on eligibility/restrictions etc - where you're...
Oct 9th 2019, 10:03 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Do I need an esta.

Your statement that the advice is incorrect assumes they are a US Permanent Resident.

Since it was posted in the Canadian forum (and later moved into the US one) and OP stated they would have a...
Oct 9th 2019, 7:47 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 2,573
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Moving Back to England

Getting citizenship would take years of waiting (until September 2021 before he was eligible to apply, at the earliest, assuming no change in the law before then, and then likely around a year of...
Oct 9th 2019, 6:05 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 669
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: I dont know if I've applied for immigration before (express entry)

You will have had a UCI issued with your prior involvement with IRCC (which is the same for life). It will be on any document you got in connection to your IEC application & permit.
Oct 9th 2019, 6:02 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 694
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Landed as a PR - passport stamp enquiry?

You can only get a Permanent Resident Travel Document while outside Canada, without your PR card. (your eTA will be cancelled at some point in the near future as you are no longer eligible for one)
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Oct 9th 2019, 8:34 am
Replies: 28
Views: 2,586
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Moving to canada advice please?

"The best time to visit" is the time that allows you to take in the most, if you're planning on using it as a learning experience to guide emigration.

If you visit in late summer, you might become...
Oct 9th 2019, 3:05 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Do I need an esta.

As I said: you need an ESTA if you are flying into the USA.

You do not need an ESTA to cross the land border. You must have an I94-W to cross the land border. As I said, an ESTA makes the I94-W...
Oct 9th 2019, 2:42 am
Replies: 9
Views: 1,011
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Do I need an esta.

An ESTA is used for visa waiver citizens flying into the USA.

If you are crossing the land border then an ESTA makes life slightly easier (as the information can be copied across to the I94-W you...
Oct 8th 2019, 6:49 am
Replies: 32
Views: 1,919
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Sponsorship

Read the full page, in detail, to understand their concerns.

As that page explains, simply possessing documentation is not enough. The documentation itself should stand up to scrutiny (eg wedding...
Forum: Canada
Oct 5th 2019, 12:42 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,719
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Fraud

You don't have to care if it being made easier when you applied applied to you or not. The fact is, the system was different then, and what used to be the entire thing is now stage 1. Your belief...
Oct 5th 2019, 12:14 am
Replies: 167
Views: 16,647
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: The state of Canadian politics.

The particular problem with Scheer is that he has historically had a problem with it.
Forum: Canada
Oct 5th 2019, 12:11 am
Replies: 21
Views: 2,719
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Fraud

The Federal economic immigration (eg federal skilled worker, which it sounds like you came under) is completely different now. The 67 points requirement and year of skilled work is only the bare...
Forum: Canada
Oct 3rd 2019, 1:14 am
Replies: 12
Views: 1,641
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Areas to consider moving to from Scotland

Worth noting as OP has previously mentioned IEC that if that is their route, even though people working in Alberta can enrol in healthcare for no fee, this would not absolve them of the program...
Oct 1st 2019, 8:39 pm
Replies: 349
Views: 46,001
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Boeing 737 Max 8

A few airlines have been noting that even if/when the 737 Max returns to service, they'll accommodate passengers desires to be moved to alternate flights rather than travel on the thing. At this...
Sep 30th 2019, 7:07 am
Replies: 17
Views: 1,541
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Help with understanding various permit options and eligibility

You're.... going to need a little more than the sale of a school before you're good to go.

At 44, you're going to have serious problems with Canadian immigration, because going through Express...
Forum: Canada
Sep 29th 2019, 5:22 pm
Replies: 41
Views: 8,653
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Is moving from the UK really worth it?!

'worth it' is... a very difficult and personal question.

Your reference to pensions, benefits, wages suggest you're looking at it economically. Which isn't necessarily wrong, but is rarely going...
Sep 28th 2019, 5:23 pm
Replies: 1
Views: 463
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: IEC pool closing

Opening times vary - sometimes as early as October, sometimes as late as March. December is often a good midpoint to aim for, but there are no guarantees with IEC (timing of the program, ultimate...
Sep 27th 2019, 7:43 pm
Replies: 3,004
Views: 195,069
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Changing work & toil direction as mature adults. - A discussion.

Yeah, my Canadian partner was widely expected to speak French by people in Britain... he eventually wound up measuring it on a map, so he could tell them "From where I grew up to the nearest...
Forum: Canada
Sep 27th 2019, 5:00 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,992
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Young family considering making the move... Reasons for and against

OK, yes, that would be delightful bill that I doubt I will ever see :rofl:
Forum: Canada
Sep 27th 2019, 4:49 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,992
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Young family considering making the move... Reasons for and against

Young men in Britain pay an absolute fortune for insurance - although fascinatingly a graph does show the average coming down in recent years...
Forum: Canada
Sep 27th 2019, 4:32 pm
Replies: 30
Views: 2,992
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Young family considering making the move... Reasons for and against

Very much depends where you're coming from and where you're going to. My car insurance in BC is half what I paid in Britain, for similar coverage levels (despite now insuring a much larger vehicle) -...
Forum: Canada
Sep 27th 2019, 8:28 am
Replies: 30
Views: 2,992
Posted By Vulcanoid

Re: Young family considering making the move... Reasons for and against

I very rarely had multi-week vacations once I stopped going on the ones organized by parents. If I lived in Britain I'd be in BC a few weeks of the year. Living in BC, I get to be in BC 52 weeks a...
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