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5 minutes ago, Yuns said:

What’s that mean? I checked my ceac status and it’s administrative processing, can someone who had like this mine situation?

Every visa application goes into administrative processing while they finish the closing of the file and until they issue the Visa 


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The above is correct. Some people see the AP status come up, some don't.

The length of AP will depend on anything they need to do to close out the file and get the visa ready for printing.


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17 minutes ago, payxibka said:

Every visa application goes into administrative processing while they finish the closing of the file and until they issue the Visa 

 

2 minutes ago, Ash.1101 said:

The above is correct. Some people see the AP status come up, some don't.

The length of AP will depend on anything they need to do to close out the file and get the visa ready for printing.

Thanks alot, I hope it won't takes long to get my visa on hand, my interview was November 27 .

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Administrative processing is open-ended, unfortunately......no time limit.......and no way to speed it up..


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8 minutes ago, missileman said:

Administrative processing is open-ended, unfortunately......no time limit.......and no way to speed it up..

Even I'm done with my interview? And it was approved. 😟

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Just now, Yuns said:

Even I'm done with my interview? And it was approved. 

Unfortunately, yes..but if the CO said you were approved, then I wouldn't expect an extended AP........


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3 minutes ago, Yuns said:

Yes the consul said I am approved!

Unless they notice something in the final review it should be a short ap period before they print the Visa 


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4 minutes ago, Yuns said:

Yes the consul said I am approved!

Great!!  Congratulations.......the longest administrative processing after stated approval I have seen recently was 3 months......but that isn't the norm.........I would expect to see "issued" soon.


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  • Visa  "ISSUED": 5/10/17
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4 minutes ago, missileman said:

Great!!  Congratulations.......the longest administrative processing after stated approval I have seen recently was 3 months......but that isn't the norm.........I would expect to see "issued" soon.

Yes thanks alot

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5 minutes ago, Nicola and Jordan said:

My interviews was on the 21/11 and I went into AP on the 28th and it hasn't changed to issued yet

They batch the printing of the visas to just a couple times a month 


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