ELIGIBILITY FOR EXTENDING YOU STAY AS A TEMPORARY RESIDENT:
A temporary resident can apply for anextension of stay by renewing his/her legal status. Following is the eligibility criteria for the same:
- One must ensure that the application for extension of stay in Canada is submitted way before the expiry date of the applicant’s legal status.
- It is pivotal to note that the initial requirements of one’s stay are complied with.
- One should conform to all the specified conditions of one’s own status. For instance: working or studying in the absence of a valid authorization.
- The requirements of the said category are met under which one is applying for extension as a temporary resident.
Here the term temporary resident has a broad scope and includes student, visitor or temporary worker.
APPLICATION PROCESS AND PROCESSING TIME FOR VISITOR VISA RENEWAL:
The application needs to be completed with proper and authentic information and attach all the required and supportive documents. If the whole family is willing to extend their stay every individual member of the family must apply separately.
The following steps are involved in the application process:
- Ensure the presence of all the necessary documents.
- Prompt payment of the fees for the process.
- Ensure completion of forms and ensure to have a photocopy of the same for reference and records.
- Checking for the date and sign the documents.
- Submission of application alongside supportive documents.
The processing time for the applications ranges from 100 days – 115 days. Successful applications result in an immigration document rendering you a legal status with a new expiry date. Likewise, rejected applications result in allowing you to stay in Canada only until the expiry date on your current legal status. Furthermore, the refused applications allow you to apply for an extension within 90 days from the date of refusal to apply for restoration again.
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