Search results

  1. M

    PGP 2020

    We need to attract the "best of the best" talent so these smart folks can boost our economy. Having PGP is an added advantage when other countries are restricting PGP related programs. Keep in mind these talented folks are already well educated and we had to pay no child care / tuition expenses...
  2. M

    PGP 2020

    PGP is one of the main reason why many immigrated & will continue to immigrate. Most of the people want to take care of their parents & in turn their parents will take care of their kids. Mutual benefit & government & society benefits as well. I have some friends who had to travel to India 5 -...
  3. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    I'll give them a call. Thanks!
  4. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Hey guys, We received our confirmation of permanent residence IMM5688. However, our celebration was short lived. We found an error in one of the document. They left "Place of Birth" empty. Has anyone had this sort of issue? Should I just send them a web form?
  5. M

    PGP - Integration after they arrive

    Hi all, My parents are 68 & 63 respectively & plan to live in Ontario. I know my dad can get OHIP+ to get free drug coverage because he is over 65+. Can my mom qualify for OHIP+ as spousal or she has to wait for 2 more years to get free drug coverage? Should we should get private insurance. is...
  6. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Great! Thanks. Glad prescription drugs & dental will be free.
  7. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Hello, My parents are about to arrive! Can someone please tell me what kind of benefits they can claim here? I understand they cannot go on welfare but will they be eligible for OAS and any other senior benefits? They are both over 65. One of my parent is disabled. Are there any special...
  8. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    My advise, get them ASAP. Health / political conditions may change. You never know. Better to be safe.
  9. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    NOTE: Visa Validity The issuance of your Permanent Resident document(s) is time sensitive so it is important for you to submit your passport(s) as requested. Your Permanent Resident document(s) will expire one year after the date of your medical examinations or earlier if your passport or the...
  10. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    My parents are Europeans. Maybe that's why? They don't need visa to enter Canada. For us, we only need to send photocopies of our passports.
  11. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Yes, it's addressed to the principal applicant. They did ask us to fill "Appendix A - Updated Information Chart" page. It's a simple table with following columns. Principal Applicant Spouse or Partner Surname (as in passport) First Name (as in passport) Passport Number Passport Expiry...
  12. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Hi everyone!!! Just received passport request letter for my parents!! Thanks to all experts here! You answered my questions. With all your help, filling those forms were super easy :) This is a great helping community & thanks again for all the support. I wish everyone all the best and hope...
  13. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    No. I'll share mine shortly.
  14. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Wow mid oct?! That's a long wait. Yeah hopefully we get our Christmas gifts on time from CIC :)
  15. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Yea same here. Sent PCC few weeks ago. Under my account, it says "we are processing your submitted documents" and status still says "waiting for your action". Looks like both systems are not in sync.
  16. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Have you already submitted bio, medicals & PCC?
  17. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    I'm glad people who didn't win this year will have a chance to win next year. Hope they make it better next year. Submitting that form was super stressful.
  18. M

    Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship 2019

    Hey guys, Under ECAS, we see "Decision Made" to both "Sponsorship Application Status" & "Permanent Residence Application Status". What does that mean? Anyone in similar situation?