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    Indian Passport Renewal from BLS Toronto

    Hello everyone, I am a PR holder of Canada and residing here since July last year (2018). My passport is going to expire in November 2019. As I don't live in Toronto, I am thinking toapply for the renewal process during my visit to Toronto in a week from now. I have a couple of questions...
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    Tax filing: Soft landing in the past and now came back

    Hi, I also have a similar case as mentioned in the above posts. My wife and I, did a soft landing in Canada in 2016 after getting the COPR and went back to India after staying here in Canada for 11-12 days. We finally shifted to Canada in the middle of 2018 with jobs and have been paying...
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    Driving License Extract (from India) Query?

    Hi, I have a similar query. I am moving to Canada (Ontario) next week. I have an Indian driving licence. In order to cut short the overall time taken for getting Canadian licence, should I try getting both Driving extract and International Driving Permit from India? Also, as I understand it's...
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    Landing second time in Canada alongwith PR Card

    Thanks a lot for your reply. I am trying to get an International Driving permit so as to be able to drive a vehicle (even if it's rented) if required for, in the initial few days. Does it help in any way to get a license in Canada in due course? As per the developments taking place at my end, I...
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    Landing second time in Canada alongwith PR Card

    Hi, Our short landing was a hassle free experience. We had landed at Toronto airport and straightaway went to the designated section for newly arrived immigrants /PR holders. We had our COPR copies and passports with us. The officials over there were extremely courteous and helpful. Within half...
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    Landing second time in Canada alongwith PR Card

    Hello friends, My wife and I, will be making the final move to Canada this July. Before this, we had made a short landing in 2016 and received our PR cards. I would like to know about the following and request you to kindly enlighten me based on your personal experiences and knowledge. 1)...
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    How's Northern Ontario as a place to start career in Canada

    Well, it's not a survival job. It's a proper full-time job at one of the renowned mining companies. There is no indecisiveness regarding the job.
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    How's Northern Ontario as a place to start career in Canada

    Hi, My wife and I, are PR holders and plan to land in Canada, sometime in the next 2-3 months. I would like to know, how is the idea of starting the Canadian career at any of the some small towns of Northern Ontario, if we anyone of us has a chance of getting a job opportunity at these...
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    Jobs in Canada after MBA from IIM in India

    Hi Sai, The decision to move to Canada completely depends on your own perspective and you should seriously re-consider your decision, if you are only looking for a life where everything related to your professional aspirations would remain exactly the same as in India. IIMs may carry value in...
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    Job opportunities for 'Sourcing & Procurement' professionals

    Hi, I am a professional with 12+ years of experience in Strategic Sourcing, e-Sourcing on ARIBA platform, e-auctions,supplier management and client relationship building in companies like Accenture and Tata group in India. My wife is a Secondary School Teacher in English and what we understand...
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    By when to shift to Canada so as to maintain PR status?

    Hello everyone, My wife and I, have PR cards of Canada and we had made our soft landing in October 2016. The PR card will expire on November 2021. I would like to know the following:- 1) Latest by when do we need to move to Canada so as to meet the minimum requirement for staying in Canada so...
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    My Landing Experience

    My wife & I, also had a wonderful landing experience at Toronto in the month of October 2016. The process hardly took half an hour and the officials at the immigration, were extremely polite and helpful. We were asked a local address and we provided it. We had also declared the funds that we...
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    Please help me , funds during landing

    You don't need to carry all in cash. As in my case, I had carried Forex Card with statements/receipts against the same. Probably no one will ask you about the funds at the landing airport, but it's always recommended to be prepared with the required documents. Also if you carrying fund more...
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    PR applications from NDVO/INDIA.....lets connect here...

    Hi, I had my medicals already done before submitting the documents. After getting the PPR and submission of passport at the local VFS office, it took 10 days to get the stamping done. Well, I was not an SINP applicant.
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    PR applications from NDVO/INDIA.....lets connect here...

    Hello friends, My wife & I , have made our first landing at Canada and the entire process at the Pearson airport was as smooth as butter! We got the SIN at the airport itself and the official at the counter was extremely polite and helpful. We were told that we would get the PR card in 6-8...
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    Submitted Passport to NDVO via VFS: Join and Share Timelines Here

    I had not opted for the service giving updates through sms/e-mail. So, I checked it myself, on the VFS site itself. Just an hour back,collected the passports. They have given a Visa stamp on the passport and also provided two copies of COPR document,which are to be carried while landing at...
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    Submitted Passport to NDVO via VFS: Join and Share Timelines Here

    .Received PPR on the 7th of Sept'16 and submitted passports at VFS Mumbai on 8th Sept'16. Yesterday checked the status and found that the passports have been stamped and now I have to go to VFS to collect them. Checked the status on CIC site also, found that it has also been updated! :)
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    PR applications from NDVO/INDIA.....lets connect here...

    Thanks a lot for your detailed insight into the subject.. you are right,it seems that NDVO has slowed down a bit in their process of stamping the passports and sending them back!
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    PR applications from NDVO/INDIA.....lets connect here...

    Okay..We had shown different source of funds as POF (like FDs, Bank Statements etc). Do we need to carry originals/copies of all of them? Regarding the amount that we need to carry while entering Canada, in what form will they be required? Traveller's cheque and all should be fine, isn't it...