Sharing VLU OSC timeline
First Portal email: 21st May
Second email for credentials: 26May
Ecopr: 28 May
Card application linked to IRCC
First GU: 17 June
Second GU+ approved and mail: 26 June
Pr card received: 2 July.
Yes, I called them. They put a note in my TRV application. After that I received my application fee in three weeks. I didn't withdraw my application. Although I got my money back, my TRV application still showing submitted. But that doesn't matter for me now.
1. yes, it is normal.
2. Photo will be accepted when they are ready to mail your PR card.
4. Approx. 30 days but depends on VO as well.
3. If you wish you can get it corrected. look for some thread in this forum.