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Jun 7th 2012, 8:15 pm
Replies: 65
Views: 4,306
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Motorcycle riding in Canada

Afternoon,

Since arriving here, it became quickly apparent to me (IMO), that the standard of riding here isn't as good as it is in the UK and mainland Europe. That said, I'd not yet witnessed...
May 8th 2012, 5:11 pm
Replies: 3,400
Views: 301,665
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: AOR from London August/September 2010 - Progress updates

Hi guys, probably my last post in this thread. My wife and I landed yesterday through the AINP stream (PNP), we pulled our application through FSW several weeks back when we got our passport request...
May 8th 2012, 3:17 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

May 6th 2012, 12:46 am
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Applying for PR card

Oh, and can I pay the fee for the PR card when I land? Or do I have to do it in advance and then bring the receipt?

Thanks :)
May 6th 2012, 12:17 am
Replies: 3
Views: 626
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Applying for PR card

Hi guys,

When applying for your PR card, it says you need to provide two photos. When I sent off my passport copies and two photos, one was attached to the COPR when it came back, the other was...
Forum: Canada
May 4th 2012, 5:57 pm
Forum: Canada
May 4th 2012, 5:37 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Landing Monday, another money moving thread (inheritance)

Ha! Thanks for the reply, appreciate it. I won't be physically carrying it. A family member has it in the UK, they'll transfer it to me, I'll then wire it to my account in Canada.

I was just...
Forum: Canada
May 4th 2012, 5:28 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Landing Monday, another money moving thread (inheritance)

(actually technically speaking, the inheritance was given to a sibling who then 'gifted' an equal share to other family members, me included)
Forum: Canada
May 4th 2012, 5:27 pm
Replies: 6
Views: 737
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Landing Monday, another money moving thread (inheritance)

Hi guys,

Landing Monday as a PR :)

I'm also going to be bringing money into the country soon which I've inherited. Are there any tax considerations since tax has already been paid in the UK? ...
May 1st 2012, 10:31 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

Guys, got our COPR today. We're going to 'land' this weekend.

I really hope you all get sorted soon. Thank you to everyone on this thread and others who gave me advice and help!

:thumbsup:
Forum: Canada
May 1st 2012, 7:26 pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,528
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Info gathering trip

If you're thinking about living in Nova Scotia, why would you do an info gathering trip in Vancouver, BC? They're completely opposite ends of the country.
Forum: Canada
May 1st 2012, 2:59 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,049
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Query about returning to the UK

Thanks guys! Appreciate the information. I'm wondering if my Bluecross coverage gives us anything (I'm guessing not). If not, another policy! :thumbup:
Apr 30th 2012, 11:31 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 6,617
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Driving in UK on visit

I have it via email :) [but thanks for the a55 covering tip!]
Apr 30th 2012, 8:18 pm
Replies: 68
Views: 6,617
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Driving in UK on visit

My insurance company told me today that we're allowed to let our family from the UK drive our vehicles.
Forum: Canada
Apr 30th 2012, 8:10 pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,049
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Query about returning to the UK

Hi guys,

My wife is off back to the UK for a week. We've been temporary residents in Canada for 10 months now and we're planning on 'landing' as PR's in 1 week assuming everything goes to plan. ...
Forum: Canada
Apr 25th 2012, 8:34 pm
Replies: 19
Views: 2,189
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Please help, Young couple looking to live in Spain

I think there's a requirement that the applicant has been resident in the UK for the past year for an IEC visa. If the OP is a Spanish resident, they may not be eligible. Don't quote me, just...
Apr 20th 2012, 8:15 pm
Apr 20th 2012, 6:12 pm
Apr 20th 2012, 4:11 pm
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

How long for COPR from Ft Erie?

Hi guys,

Sent off our passport pages 1.5 weeks back to Fort Erie. How long are they currently taking to turn around COPR? I've heard 15 working days as their quoted time but is this the time in...
Apr 19th 2012, 4:29 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

Oh and FYI, they ask you to provide a prepaid registered envelope to return your COPR to you. The nice thing about this is that you can obviously see once it goes back into the postal system so...
Apr 19th 2012, 3:59 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

As I mentioned before, most people don't send passports. Most people send off copies of their passport pages. I've read that it's about 15 working days for them to return a COPR to you.
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Apr 19th 2012, 3:39 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

Congrats! :) Another few weeks and you should be PR's! :thumbup:
Apr 12th 2012, 3:27 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

Most people are able to just send off photocopies of every page of their passport now it seems, rather than the whole passport :)



They went off Express about 5 hours after I got the email ;) ...
Apr 11th 2012, 4:42 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

That's the immigration system for you. I've still got a 2 year old FSW cat 1 application running. As soon as my COPR turns up in the post, I'll cancel that and get my fees back.

Hope you all get...
Apr 11th 2012, 4:25 pm
Replies: 1,052
Views: 219,499
Posted By rubberduckofdeath

Re: Case Processing Pilot Ottawa Timelines- please add your experiences

"Your application is part of a group of files that has been transferred from the Buffalo visa office to the Case Processing Pilot-Ottawa (“CPP-O”) office to speed up the creation and processing of...
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