I am mentioning our timelines for reference. I applied for ICT and wife for SOWP. We applied from São Paulo. 19th June - Application Filed. 21st June - Received request for Biometrics. 25th June - Submitted Biometrics. 2nd July - Received Passport Request Letter for my application. 4th July - Received Passport Request for Wife. 5th July - Passport submitted to VFS. 8th July - Tracker activated. Passport packet received by IRCC. 9th July - Passport processed and dispatched by IRCC. 11th July - Passport Received.