Gah!! Stress! I may have to just go to England without it if it comes to it. I had read it as being those people who are applying now are going to be given visas within 4 months and people like myself ASAP. I think that is an idealistic interpretation and that no other time frame was laid out. I just got ahead of myself at Xmas when I heard it - I even contacted my old job and told them to expect me back at work soon - they have had my position open for me since I had to stop working.Ponga said:Well, it really is a guessing game trying to decipher the method that CIC is using to issue these pilot OWPs. Since you only submitted your OWP application a few weeks ago, I doubt that it will arrive before you leave, since CIC has stated that they will try to process these within 4 months (of receiving them, which in your case, could be ~ May.