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FSW 2015 new FSW Program EOI Immigration streams immigration skilled workers

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#1 MartieKruger

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 09:45 AM

EOI system for FSW's in 2015
http://www.cbc.ca/ne...-2015-1.2514673
Looks like it's going to become even more difficult to apply.

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#2 PJ&Mariska

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 03:40 PM

OH well....


Decided to Immigrate to Canada: 24 December 2012
Awaiting FSW Applications to Open: 4 May 2013

Waiting for WES assessment: Should be delivered 8 May 2013
Send FSW application: 14 May 2013

Application returned, don't know the reason yet: 18 July 2013

Received App(Didnt fill in Family declaration form): October 2013

Sent app in again-FSW Cap close to full: October 2013

App sent back again(Cap full): February 2014

App sent in on 2014 FSW: 5 May 2014

App delivered at CIC: 9 May 2014

Processing fees deducted: 21 July 2014


#3 Ingrid Brunkhorst Hurrell

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 05:09 PM

OH well....

 

 

Don't give up hope.



#4 Charl&Wouter

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Posted 06 February 2014 - 11:08 PM

OH well....

 

It could be a good thing for you guys, you never know... don't give up hope, you wll find a way!


10 Sep 2012: Decide to make a move; 17 Sep 2012: Join SACanada, start research; March 2013 Start to get docs/info ready for application; 7 May 2013: FSW Application submitted; 13 May 2013 (6 days): Application arrives at CIC Centralised intake office; 11 July 2013: Credit Card debited - Application fees; 17 July 2013 (2 months): Receive positive determination of eligibility, application sent to SA visa-office; 30 July 2013 (2.5months) : Request for medicals and payment of Right of Permanent residency fees;  8 Aug 2013: Medicals done;  20 Aug 2013 (3 months) : Request for passports;  29 Aug 2013: email received, file finalised, visas ready for collection (114 days from application submission);  30 Aug 2013: Passports collected;  3 Dec 2013:  Landed in Toronto, returned to SA to sell house; 26 Feb 2014:  Final move to Canada... starting our new life in Toronto!  God has truly blessed us. Thank you to all the SACanada members for your guidance and support through this process ;-)


#5 SASHA123

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Posted 07 February 2014 - 05:36 AM

Hello all, I'm new to this page - can anyone PLEASE direct my fiancé and I to the correct links to immigrate to Canada? We have been reading up on CIC website, but just cannot distinguish what is the best way to start this process....

We need to find a job first before leaving (fiancé Geologist), but we do not know what sites offer work to foreign workers....ANY assistance will be great :-)


January 2014 decided to make the life changing decision :holy: 25.02.14 submitted WES transcripts etc, applied for unabridged BC (received after 2 weeks), applied for PCC (received after 3 weeks), received ECA - very impressed with report  :grad: gathering and completing necessary documentation for FSW application package  :boxing: ALL ready, just need Marriage Certificate - received on 29.03.14 :hug: submitted application, via UPS, on 01.04.14, arrived in NS on 04.04.14 :king: application fees deducted off master card 24.04.14 :magic: received first communication from CIO 28.04.14 :rolleyes: we are eligible and processing to start :wub: 13.05.2014 Received AOR from CIC in PTA, same info as before, not sure whether this means that the processing only starts now :mellow: HA confirmed that my new passport has arrived 28.05.14, just waiting for my new ID book - then sending off to CIC 25.06.14 Finally received my new ID and passport :ilikeit:  and off to CIC


#6 Strife&Tifa

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Posted 08 February 2014 - 01:51 AM

PJ we just have to see what April/May have in store for us.

 

Sending you positive vibes.

 

Don't lose hope!


08/12/2012 : Decided to Immigrate to Canada :-)

03/02/2014 : Unabriged birth certificates requested; Received back: The Month of March. Mothers unabridged only got back in June.

27/02/2014 : Police clearance application sent; Received back: In the Month of May

15/03/2014 : IELTS Tests completed; Results: 29 March 2014

01/05/2014 : FSW Application opens. We are still waiting for other documentation such as Wes and Mothers unabridged Birth Certificate

05/05/2014 : Applied for Credential Assessment; Received back: 27/05/2014

18/06/2014 : FSW Visa Application sent to Nova Scotia - Now the waiting game starts !

 

ONWARDS and UPWARDS!!!!





 





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