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PR card timeline (Etobicoke office only)

chakrat

Champion Member
May 29, 2018
1,034
325
ON
Category........
CEC
Visa Office......
VO OTTAWA
NOC Code......
2171
App. Filed.......
05-09-2020
Doc's Request.
N/A
AOR Received.
05-09-2020
IELTS Request
N/A
Med's Request
N/A
Med's Done....
22-10-2020
Interview........
N/A
LANDED..........
21/04/2021
i just got the email saying there's an update on my account, and got the approval and mailed confirmation. I didn't get a second GU, just the final email.
I got it too today but my approval was yesterday when I checked online.

Let us know when you get the card
 

CatB

Star Member
Jul 23, 2021
127
44
COPR - March 30th, 2021
Sent Photos to Etobicoke - April 22nd, 2021

Been 5 months so far, no PR card yet. Can't even call IRCC now. Called them previously, they just told me to wait. Anyone else in same boat? I don't even know what they're doing? Should I send my pictures again?
sent mine april 7 and nothing
 

bside229

Member
Sep 10, 2021
12
15
Ok update guys

eCOPR May 30th via Portal
I registered my PR card application in the system a few days later
No emails / GU / updates since then
Today I logged into my CIC account and saw "Application Updated" under my PR card
Pressed it and it said "We mailed your permanent resident card to you. Your card can take up to six weeks to arrive."
Photo on the PR portal still showing as "In Review"
I'll update when card arrives
 
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alka2378

Member
Jul 8, 2019
11
3
Depending If you are in Canada and have received the email from etobicoke office - COPR - Then just send the pictures to them. Instructions are mentioned on the letter. You do not need to send the passport. Just the document and photo. Photo back should have some info like store name/address and your name/DOB and UCI#.

Make sure to send with tracking# so that you can track when it gets delivered.

Yes link your application to know when you GU.

ECOPR means you have have already landed and you do not need to go the border etc. that was before Covid19 now everything is changed.

Not sure of the TRV call center can update you and normally TRV are linked with study permit or Work Permit. If it is just TRV then I presume you are good but still confirm Call center agent

Current processing time is 133 days. they are processing April and May 2021 PR card. So may be your wait time is 4 Months unless they increase the speed. Just to get an IDEA you can see the details in my signature.
Thank you, but we were asked to upload the photo on the PR confirmation portal. Hence nothing has been sent to them (ET office).
I will check on the TRV.
Thanks again.
Regards,
Alka
 

chakrat

Champion Member
May 29, 2018
1,034
325
ON
Category........
CEC
Visa Office......
VO OTTAWA
NOC Code......
2171
App. Filed.......
05-09-2020
Doc's Request.
N/A
AOR Received.
05-09-2020
IELTS Request
N/A
Med's Request
N/A
Med's Done....
22-10-2020
Interview........
N/A
LANDED..........
21/04/2021
Thank you, but we were asked to upload the photo on the PR confirmation portal. Hence nothing has been sent to them (ET office).
I will check on the TRV.
Thanks again.
Regards,
Alka
If you uploaded to the portal. Then you are likely to get your PR card early compared to shipping photos.
 

Raj2210

Star Member
Jun 15, 2020
86
21
Received an email back from Etobicoke IRCC today, I emailed them asking when I could expect my PR card as I needed it for travel. They just sent back a generic message saying

"At this time, IRCC has currently reduced operational capacity due to exceptional measures to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
As a result, there will be significant delays in processing the high inventory of first time PR card applications.
We are unable to provide an approximate timeline of the production and distribution of the cards. "

They went on to mention how I could use my COPR document as proof of PR for government benefits etc (But not for travel which I what I was asking about)

My question is why is Etobicoke the ONLY office having these issues? COVID has been around for almost 2 years now this is no longer an acceptable excuse. Why are other offices getting the cards produced within weeks, and why is the work not being distributed?
Hey can u plz tell to which email do you send the email ? I am still waiting for an update from june 25
 

chicopitoco

Newbie
Sep 24, 2021
4
6
Finally received my cards today!

CoPR: April 09th
Pictures delivered to Etobicoke Office: April 22th
Cards mailed: September 16th (I was told via email from Etobicoke)
Cards received: September 28th

Odd things about my case:
- My application is still in "Submitted" status in the website.
- In the webiste, "Date Received" is "August 5, 2021" (what doesn't match with photos delivered date)
 

thepharmaguy

Star Member
Oct 6, 2020
58
37
Photo delivery date March 31st...Although we send all the photos together; I only received PR card for my son yesterday but I and my wife are still waiting for our PR cards..my son's application was not tagged to IRCC account hence no updates there...anyone else in similar situation??
 

rlrois

Newbie
Sep 28, 2021
1
0
Hi everyone, I received my copr March 18th, sent pictures by canada post delivered on march 31st. I cannot track my application online, IRCC doesn't reply to me, and Etobicoke office just said PR card is "under production" when I emailed them a week ago. Is there a way to find out about more updates? Is anyone in a similar situation? How long does "under production" take?
 

zupermarn

Hero Member
May 8, 2019
669
292
GTA area
Category........
CEC
NOC Code......
4212
I received my e-COPR - September 2nd.

AOR: January 24th 2021
All stages passed: August 19th 2021
First Portal email: August 25th 2021
2nd Portal Credential: August 26th 2021
E-COPR: September 2nd 2021
..........................................................................
September 16th 2021 - GU
September 21st 2021- PR Card mail notification
September 28th 2021- PR Card arrived and delivered!!


IT'S OFFICIAL!!! See you guys in 2 years in the Canada Citizenship forum!
 

rathin

Full Member
May 6, 2021
37
15
Hi everyone, I received my copr March 18th, sent pictures by canada post delivered on march 31st. I cannot track my application online, IRCC doesn't reply to me, and Etobicoke office just said PR card is "under production" when I emailed them a week ago. Is there a way to find out about more updates? Is anyone in a similar situation? How long does "under production" take?
Can you please share a mail id ??