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    Kitchener office DM - Oath timeline.

    My invite came 3 months and 10 days after the test.
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    November 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    We decided to immigrate to Canada almost 10 years ago, and today, at 11 am, finally became citizens of Canada!
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    How long after the citizenship exam, citizenship oath usually occur?

    Usually between 1-3 months, but sometimes longer. For me, it was almost 4 months.
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    Newly recovered spread sheet

    I can't understand why people kept vandalizing our spreadsheet! Can you please update my information (Bokkie - November): We sent you a notice on May 24, 2017 to appear and take the oath of citizenship at the citizenship ceremony to be held on June 8, 2017 at 9:45 AM. Thanks.
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    Kitchener office DM - Oath timeline.

    My eCas status was updated today: We sent you a notice on May 24, 2017 to appear and take the oath of citizenship at the citizenship ceremony to be held on June 8, 2017 at 9:45 AM. AOR: Nov 18 IP: Nov 22 Test: Feb 14 IP: March 16 Oath Invite sent: May 24 Oath Ceremony: June 8
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    November 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    eCas status update today for oath ceremony on June 8th! AOR: Nov 18 IP: Nov 22 Test: Feb 14 IP: March 16 Oath Invite sent: May 24 Oath Ceremony: June 8
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    Kitchener office DM - Oath timeline.

    Yes, me too, at the same time, it's probably quite an experience to do the ceremony on Canada Day!
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    Kitchener office DM - Oath timeline.

    Yeah! Congratulations! I got my DM on March 16th, so I'm really hoping to get the invite any day now!
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    Spouse application still showing Application Received

    I don't know why it happens, but sometimes updates are posted on some family members' Ecas, and not on others. For instance, my daughter and I did our test in February, a month later my status changed to DM, while hers still shows IP. I've seen similar posts from other applicants as well. I...
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    I really worry

    If you go to the spreadsheet linked in the second post, click on edit, and choose 'find and replace'. Type in 'Calgary', and click on 'find', and it will show you other people going through that office. Keep clicking on 'find', and you can form an idea of how long it took for other people, not...
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    Kitchener office DM - Oath timeline.

    Hi! My daughter and I did our tests on Feb 14. My eCas changed to DM by the middle of March, but my daughter's status is still IP. I'm not too worried about that, because I've heard from other people who applied as family that sometimes the status is only updated on one applicant's eCas. Since...
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    December 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    Great! Congratulations!
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    Citizenship processing times by country of origin?

    Exactly. And even if you do find that applications for people from certain countries take longer than those from other countries, what does that tell you? Is it discrimination, or is it that getting the information that relates to citizens from one country is more difficult to obtain than...
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    October 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    It is easy to work yourself up - I look at the time lapses between the steps in my application so far, and some are in line with most other people in the forum, and others are shorter, or longer, and I have to remind myself to just remain patient. Keep in mind firstly that the people in this...
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    3 confusing questions in Citizenship - test could any expert help!!!

    As someone who has already done and passed the test, the mock test that I found that was the most helpful and the closest in nature to the actual test, was http://www.yourlibrary.ca/citizenship/ Please remember that the actual test is there to test your basic knowledge and understanding of...
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    December 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    I only got my DM a month after the exam. Most people seem to get it within a week, but there are also quite a few who only got it between 20 and 40 days later.
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    November 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    My advice would be to hang in there a bit, but if you haven't got an oath ceremony scheduled by mid May, get the visas.
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    December 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    My status changed to DM more than a week ago and my daughter's is still In Process. I have seen this raised by other people. So it happens, but I don't know how usual or unusual it is.
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    November 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    I know, but it's so disheartening when most of the people on the spreadsheet has DM after 1 or 2 days!
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    November 2016 - Citizenship Applicants

    I'm still waiting for our DM :( 26 days and counting!