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I am a Canadian citizen and wondering if i am going to need to get fingerprints done as well as a police certificate? Also .. will i need a police certificate from the US as i have lived there before (went to university there).. Also, generally how far in advance am i able to obtain the certificate?

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That U need from Canada, you will disclose if you had

any issues with the law or immigration while in US

on form (if none) theres no record to get in the US

only at home, and any other country lived in over 6 mths

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You only need Police Clearance via Name Check. If there is a record under your name, that's the only time you will need the finger prints. It took me 15mins to request for the Name Check Police Clearance. The lady from RCMP said, if there is a record under the name, the finger prints will take couple of months to be issued.

The Police Clearance has no validity date on it, only date of issued. From my understanding, the Police Clearance should be not older than 6 months from the date of interview.

Good luck!


You do not need US Police Clearance. They will do the background check themselves.


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You only need Police Clearance via Name Check. If there is a record under your name, that's the only time you will need the finger prints. It took me 15mins to request for the Name Check Police Clearance. The lady from RCMP said, if there is a record under the name, the finger prints will take couple of months to be issued.

The Police Clearance has no validity date on it, only date of issued. From my understanding, the Police Clearance should be not older than 6 months from the date of interview.

Good luck!

You do not need US Police Clearance. They will do the background check themselves.

Okay makes sense. Thank you for the help!

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Okay makes sense. Thank you for the help!

You're welcome :thumbs:


K1 VISA APPLICATION

10.28.14 - Package Sent

11.06.14 - NOA1

11.21.14 - NOA2

12.10.14 - NVC Received

12.15.14 - US Consulate General Vancouver Received

12.22.14 - Packet 3 Received

01.24.15 - Packet 3 Sent

01.27.15 - Packet 4 Received

02.17.15 - Medicals

03.03.15 - Interview - Approved

03.14.15 - See you California. Thank you Lord.

03.28.15 - Civil Wedding 

05.12.15 - Church Wedding 

SOCIAL SECURITY CARD

04.02.15 - Applied (brought with me completed SS-5, I-94, passport and original marriage certificate)

04.07.15 - Card Received (under married name)

11.13.15 - SSA Requested Removal of Restriction

11.20.15 - New SS Card without Restriction Received

ADJUSTMENT OF STATUS & EAD

04.02.15 - Package Sent (EAD & AOS)

04.04.15 - Package Received (Chicago Lock box)

04.06.15 - NOA1 (EAD)

04.07.15 - NOA1 (AOS)

04.17.15 - Biometrics Notice (via Post mail)

04.29.15 - Biometrics schedule

04.22.15 - Successful Walk In for an Early Biometrics

06.19.15 - Approval (based on the card date - EAD)

06.26.15 - EAD Card Received

07.27.15 - NPIW

09.19.15 - Online status approval

09.25.15 - Green Card Received. Thank you Lord!

REMOVAL OF CONDITIONS  (CSC)

06.23.17 - Application sent

06.26.17 - Received

06.29.17 - NOA

07.10.17 - Biomentrics Notice (via Post mail)

07.17.17 - Biometrics schedule

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