About Canadian immigration wait times…

Canadian immigration wait times can vary

It is not a rare occurrence to have clients phone into our office to inquire about the long wait times for the processing of their applications by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). Unfortunately, Canada’s desirability as a new home for those wishing for a fresh start is the main cause of this backlog.

Check CIC’s website for Canadian immigration wait times

However, while long waits are par for the course, particularly for applications for permanent residence, they need not be excessive. At Niren & Associates, we consistently ensure that our clients’ files are up-to-date and that their applications are being processed at normal rates by CIC. We do our very best to make sure you get a response regarding your application as quickly as possible.

I strongly recommend that everyone consult with CIC’s webpage and be aware of the standard wait time for the application you wish to file. Keep in mind that errors and omissions on your applications can increase their wait time, or even result in a rejection. To ensure the lowest possible Canadian immigration wait time, contact a licensed immigration lawyer.

Any information provided here does not constitute legal advice and is intended for general information only. Should you require legal advise, you are encouraged to contact a lawyer directly. All blog postings are public and are not subject to solicitor/client confidentially. Case results depend on a variety of factors unique to each case, and case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any further case undertaken by the lawyer.

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About Fadi Minawi

Fadi is a graduate of the University of Toronto and the University of Toledo College of Law. He is called to the New York State Bar and is registered as a Foreign Legal Consultant with the Law Society of Upper Canada. He is a member of the American Immigration Lawyers Association (AILA) and is currently serving as the Media Liaison for the Canadian Chapter of AILA. Fadi has extensive experience in US immigration matters and is the firm’s lead in the area of US immigration. He is specialized in corporate and family immigration, as well as issues dealing with US inadmissibility.

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