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Forum: Middle East
Nov 18th 2013, 4:42 pm
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Tax Question On Behalf of a Lazy Sister!

Thanks Meow, that's just what I was looking for! Appreciate the quick response!
Forum: Middle East
Nov 17th 2013, 11:11 am
Replies: 2
Views: 891
Posted By Rich_London

Tax Question On Behalf of a Lazy Sister!

Hi all, hoping someone can point me in the right direction here so that I may, in turn, give my admin-phobic sister the appropriate direction...

So about three years ago she moved out to Dubai to...
Dec 31st 2011, 10:15 am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Rich_London

Re: HELP, PR CARD NEVER TURNED UP!

Thanks for the replies, sounds like this is what has happened. I've got a couple of mates in the UK who have been through all this in the last couple of years and both had problems with Photo's which...
Dec 29th 2011, 6:19 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Rich_London

Re: HELP, PR CARD NEVER TURNED UP!

Hopefully they just got lost in the post, if there had been problems with the photographs i would have thought they would at least write to us and let us know but there has been absolutely no...
Dec 29th 2011, 5:52 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Rich_London

Re: HELP, PR CARD NEVER TURNED UP!

I understand that the system is built around the understanding that those who go through landing stay from that point on but as I gather from allot of the posts on this site that many of those...
Dec 29th 2011, 5:22 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Rich_London

Re: HELP, PR CARD NEVER TURNED UP!

Oh, just had an automated reply:

Please note that we will not respond to e-mails concerning the following:

* Processing of Permanent Resident Cards.



I don't understand why this is so...
Dec 29th 2011, 5:19 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Rich_London

Re: HELP, PR CARD NEVER TURNED UP!

Thanks, i've sent them an email now. I just wish there was a way to call someone from outside of Canada.
Dec 29th 2011, 3:09 pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,133
Posted By Rich_London

HELP, PR CARD NEVER TURNED UP!

Hay all, i dont know where else to turn about our PR card. We landed in March and did all the paperwork and had to leave a few weeks later back to the UK. We have family friends in Vancouver and left...
Aug 24th 2011, 3:18 pm
Replies: 72
Views: 7,262
Posted By Rich_London

Re: PR Card

Hope someone can give some advice here...

We entered Canada by land border via the US from the UK in March. We stayed for three months trying to find work and waiting for our PR cards which never...
Forum: Canada
Apr 20th 2011, 3:27 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 476
Posted By Rich_London

Insurance Question???

In a bit of a pickle here.... So i've bought Canadasure three month expat cover for our move over to BC but i'm having to head back to the UK for a while to tie up some loose ends. As with every time...
Forum: Canada
Apr 10th 2011, 5:26 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,017
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Contracting in BC, incorporated or sole proprietorship?

Ok, great, so apart from just sticking it in Google does anyone have a recommendation for a decent accountant?
Forum: Canada
Apr 9th 2011, 2:49 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,017
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Contracting in BC, incorporated or sole proprietorship?

The only other status i would imagine you could be would be a Temporary Employee, i.e, a "Temp"?

I've just been reading this:...
Forum: Canada
Apr 9th 2011, 2:02 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,017
Posted By Rich_London

Contracting in BC, incorporated or sole proprietorship?

Hi all, i'm a newly landed PR in Vancouver and have just started the job hunt. I'm in IT and after my first meeting with an Agent yesterday it's looking like a good chunk of the opportunities out...
Forum: Canada
Mar 28th 2011, 3:29 pm
Replies: 20
Views: 2,206
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Places to stay when landing......

Hi Juliet,

We're staying in a managed suite (i.e. they come in twice a week, clean, change linin etc) in South Granville at the moment. We booked for 8 nights originally and when we started...
Forum: Canada
Mar 28th 2011, 2:52 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Taking a Short Term Let from Craigslist, any experience?

Thanks for the advice! We looked at quite a few places yesterday and everyone we met seemed ok. Ended up finding a proper gem of a place in Kits, one block back from the beach with a patio garden for...
Forum: Canada
Mar 27th 2011, 5:16 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By Rich_London

Taking a Short Term Let from Craigslist, any experience?

Hi all,

We landed about a week ago and have been staying in a B&B but now need to move into something for a month or so while we look for jobs. I've found quite a few short term lets on craigslist...
Mar 3rd 2011, 11:47 am
Replies: 1
Views: 525
Posted By Rich_London

Quick Goods to Follow/Last minute Check?

ok, so we're filling in our B4 and B4a forms at the moment. Can i just check with anyone in the know if we're doing this right?

We've each filled out a form B4 for goods which will come with us on...
Forum: Canada
Feb 28th 2011, 2:27 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Licence Requirements UK to BC

Yeah i'll have to get it sorted here and get it sent out your right... We're hiring a car from the airport for the first 3 weeks, do you think they'll be ok with me not having the paper counterpart?...
Forum: Canada
Feb 28th 2011, 1:51 pm
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Licence Requirements UK to BC

I was afraid someone was going to say that. As i said we're going on Friday and it's looking like i've lost the paper part :ohmy:

So you think it's 100% nessesary to have the paper, or just...
Forum: Canada
Feb 28th 2011, 11:51 am
Replies: 7
Views: 551
Posted By Rich_London

Licence Requirements UK to BC

Hi all, moving over to Vancouver in a few days, got a quick question about driving licences. I've read the Wiki article (http://britishexpats.com/wiki/Getting_a_driver%27s_license-BC) but it doesn't...
Forum: Canada
Feb 21st 2011, 6:29 pm
Replies: 0
Views: 481
Posted By Rich_London

Communications After Landing....

Ok, so when we land in Vancouver we need to get hold of a couple of pay as you go phones and a 3G dongle for the laptop so we can get on with interviews etc...

Does anyone have any recommendations...
Forum: Canada
Feb 21st 2011, 6:25 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 7,747
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Need Advice: Moving from London to Vancouver

I'll reserve judgement on Hockey for now... I think, if i'm honest, i'd like to make some effort to "fit in" and Hocky seems like a good place to start!

Sushi.... i'll add it to the list... :D
Forum: Canada
Feb 21st 2011, 5:58 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 7,747
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Need Advice: Moving from London to Vancouver

Oh and lets not forget... Hockey!!!
Chomping at the bit to see my first live game!!!
Forum: Canada
Feb 21st 2011, 5:34 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 7,747
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Need Advice: Moving from London to Vancouver

Well there are some simple tangable things like:

You have the ocean practically lapping up against the city.
You have a few decent, rideable mountains on your door step.
You have one of the best...
Forum: Canada
Feb 20th 2011, 5:29 pm
Replies: 52
Views: 7,747
Posted By Rich_London

Re: Need Advice: Moving from London to Vancouver

Me and my OH live in Richmond and are on our way out to Vancouver on March 4th to give it a go! I've worked in London for 11 years and have had a great time. I love London and especially Richmond,...
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