Friday, March 6, 2009

Factors that may delay processing of an Application

The following factors may delay the processing of the application:

- unclear photocopies of documents
- documents not accompanied by a certified English or French translation
- verification of information and documents provided
- a medical condition that may require additional tests or consultations
- a criminal or security problem
- family situations such as impending divorce, or custody or maintenance issues -completion of legal adoption
- consultation is required with other offices in Canada and abroad