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Hi All - a few questions

I forgot to send one of my supporting documents to the NVC center (stupid I know). When I called, they said it could take up to 6 weeks to review the one additional document.

In peoples experience, does it not normally take the full 6 weeks to review missing documents?

Also, what is the normal wait time to get an appointment at the UK Embassy once approved from the NVC?

Thank you,

David



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If you sent it immediately upon receiving the RFE, it shouldn't take the full 6 weeks. It CAN, but it shouldn't.

The thing is, the reviewer has a pile of documents and they can't stop just waiting for yours to become complete. So if you sent it right away, hopefully it won't take up too much time.


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Yes, up to 6 weeks, and it can take sooner then that. If they approve your status after review, I believe the interview at your local embassy will take place in a month's time normally.


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Hello to another London applicant!

Currently it seems NVC is running behind the 6-week mark. Our first scan date was six weeks ago today and nothing...no check list, no case complete. There are many others from late August and early September scan dates in the same boat.

The good news is that once we do get case complete the wait for interviews in London is very short. Typically it will be within the next calendar month. So case complete in October will get a November or early December interview usually. I was hoping for November but it's looking like December now. Maybe see you there at the embassy?


 

 

 

 

 

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They emailed me to sent them a missing document that I didn't submitt.. so it took them another 30 days to review my documents again .. then I got an email on the 26 July saying that they have all the requested documents they need .. after a week got another email that my interview is on the 27 September . The wait was like 60 days .. visa approved

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