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How Long Does It Usually Take to Process a File ?

The time taken to process a file solely depends upon the category in which you have applied your visa application and the number of applications received in that particular visa program.

After submitting your profile to the desired visa immigration program, it may take few months to a year to process the visa applications.

Below is the expected processing times for Canada Immigration programs:

  • If applying through Express Entry for Canada PR, the minimum processing time is 6 months
  • If applying through Provincial Nominee Program for Canada PR, the processing time can take 4 to 12 months
  • If applying Quebec Program for Canada PR, the processing time can take 24-36 months

The above mentioned processing time are not fixed and can change for profile to profile. Therefore, it is suggested to keep a regular check on CIC website or consult immigration consultancy.

However, there are certain reasons of delay in visa processing time:

  • Total number of applications received by the immigration department
  • Total number of places available in the immigration visas
  • Submission of complete documentation kit
  • Any other query as and when asked by the immigration officials

To know about the processing time and Canada PR process, you may contact the visa experts of Aptech Global at 7503832132 or mail them at info@aptechvisa.com

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