surrender certificate $250 and OCI $290 and courier charges if required. You will be ripped off to the tune of about 700 dollars per applicant. It takes about 2 months and more for the process to be completed.
For free or cheaper service for translation go to any Arab community center like Arab Community Center of Toronto Burnhamthorpe Rd Etobikoke. I think every major city should have like this community center.
All pages which have visas, stamps. dates, observations and notes need to be translated make two original copies one for PR renewal and one for citizenship process. keep a photocopy of translation for your record.
Congratulation my process took 41 months and responsible office for delay St. Clair.
Thanks to somebody somewhere in CIC for sending my file to Montreal CEN and they did it in two months flat.
One of the call center agent told me it is better to be last in line in Montreal then first in line at...