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  1. purple_buscuit

    Are americans really going to do it?

    FWIW I applied in 2011 as a Quebec Skilled Worker and got the PR in 2016. With the new system in place you could get residency in 6 months only if you're selected; i.e. It's a points based lottery.
  2. purple_buscuit

    Middle East QSW applicants, lets talk about it ,,,

    They've unified the federal process somewhat, so if one VO is swamped they'll transfer your file to another VO with less load. You can check the CIC website (just google for CIC processing times) to get the average wait time. It's more or less accurate. Under this process the Abu Dhabi VO used...
  3. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    I just did what this guy did: http://www.canadavisa.com/canada-immigration-discussion-board/form-b4-goods-to-followaccompanying-list-how-to-t44793.0.html remember, search engines are your friends :). Always read the instructions and follow them to the letter. The immigration officials tend...
  4. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    So I finally landed in Montreal (June 21st). After presenting my passport and my immigration papers to the border officer they directed me to a room where my case can be handled. Since it was a late arrival (landed at 10.30 pm), I was the only person there. The immigration officer was very...
  5. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    I leave June 14th. US for a one week short holiday then I land in Montreal.
  6. purple_buscuit

    Translate passport? Help please!

    When sending documents to the Canadian government (weather it is Quebec or others), they can always be submitted in either English or French
  7. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    Mabrook. Feels good yeah?
  8. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    Mabrook! Bet you feel like the world is off your shoulder. best of luck with your move.
  9. purple_buscuit

    Translate passport? Help please!

    No, since they can read English.
  10. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    Feels good doesn't it?
  11. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    You would have to ask the embassy, I don't want to give you wrong information. I would raise a CSE asking about the status.
  12. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    If you provided them with a paid return envelope to send back you should be able to use that tracking number to determine if they have dispatched it back to you. Otherwise you'll have to wait for until 8 weeks have passed by (since the process takes anywhere from 1-2 months), then you can raise...
  13. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    Did you send your passport through VFS or by fedex/dhl/aramex?
  14. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    All the steps are listed in the e-mail they sent you.
  15. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    Mabrook :)
  16. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    From the e-mail they sent me: Dear Applicant, We would like to inform you that your processed passport has been dispatched from the Canada Visa Office, on 30 Mar 2016 to the Canada Visa Application Centre. You can track the status of your application through our website mentioned below using...
  17. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    It should be back in my hands by tomorrow. It was dispatched by the embassy today, meaning that VFS has/will pick(ed) it up and is en route back to Oman. Thanks :)
  18. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    My passport has been dispatched back to me from ADVO. It was submitted to VFS on March 06, received in AD on March 08. Took exactly 14 business days to process. Good luck to the rest of you.
  19. purple_buscuit

    CAN I EXCLUDE MY WIFE AND KIDS AND TRAVEL FIRST TO QUEBEC AND LATER BRING THEM

    You still have to list them for immigration, just mark them as non-accompanying.
  20. purple_buscuit

    Abu Dhabi VO applications

    I booked through Etihad airways. Cost me about $800.