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    Working after landing as a permanent resident

    Thanks zardoz!! Hopefully it all goes that smoothly:)
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    Working after landing as a permanent resident

    Hi all!! I received A LOT of helpful info from this site while applying for my husbands PR, so i thought i would try again with our next questions... We go back to Canada in less than a week (to Vancouver). My husband has his PR and everything in his passport, and we weer both under the...
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    My husband received his passport today:D I have to say I was expecting more than just a page in his passport and some papers for all the hard work we did... Haha, but whatever! I am so happy and relieved, and glad that our process was really quick.. Thank you to everyone on here for all of...
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    OMG my husband and I just received an email requesting his passport to put the PR visa in!!! I'm so happy ;D A little funny thing- we were planning to visit Canada in January while waiting for his PR so he applied for a tourist visa lol. So we don't have his passport lol. But we will figure it...
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Morrigan (or whoever else might be able to help with this) We just received an email from CIC stating that my husband needs to answer IMM 569 question 8- the question about background information/personal history. He did answer that question- and he actually wrote an essay explaining what he...
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    And a big congrats to Morrigan!! Seems your application was processed really fast! It's only been 2 months since you've applied?! ;D
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Braziliangirl, my husband did his meds on Thursday=) October 31st... Also, a big congrats to you! It looks like you are now reunited in Canada!! So exciting.
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    I have good news! I think lol.. My husband received an email yesterday stating that "our application has been processed to the stage where med exams are now required." So he made the a appointment for next week. We didn't receive an AOR from the São Paulo office, which I was kind of nervous...
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    I got approved as a sponsor today!! ;D so excited!!
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Congrats Braziliangirl! so exciting 8)
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Braziliangirl, just so you can add it to the spread sheet, I got an email from CIC on Friday.. Confirming they received my app, and gave me a uci number:) I guess that would be considered my AOR. Thanks!
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Congrats nanediniz!! :):)
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Congrats Morrigan!! ;D how long did yours take? Apparently our packaged arrived at the Mississauga office on Thursday:) haven't heard from CIC yet.. but it's a little bit exciting.. heh I know there are other posts about this elsewhere on the forum, but wondering if any of you guys know about...
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    thanks BrazilianGirl!! :) I will let you know when we hear something more.. maybe a stupid question... but what does AOR stand for? ??? Ive seen it on the spreadsheet and in other places on the forum, but really don't know what it stands for or what it means (maybe stage 1 approval?) Thanks!
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    Sao Paulo Applications 2012/13

    Soooo we just sent the application today:):).. I think paying was the most stressful part: my husbands visa wouldn't work, there was a 500$ charge for a bank draft, so we ended up using a friends canadian credit card, and it finally worked!! Phewf. The mail place said it would take 4-8 business...