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I'm sorry to ask a question in another person's thread but if possible any answer would help: When they ask for MY canadian birth certificate do they want the long form or is the small version I have sufficient? Starting to get things together... call me an over-preparer lol


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25 minutes ago, sweethrtt said:

I'm sorry to ask a question in another person's thread but if possible any answer would help: When they ask for MY canadian birth certificate do they want the long form or is the small version I have sufficient? Starting to get things together... call me an over-preparer lol

Long form.  

 

https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/us-visas/Visa-Reciprocity-and-Civil-Documents-by-Country/Canada.html

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1 hour ago, d24v said:

Okay so I am on the ontario website to order it and these are the two options...

 

Long form birth certificate

You may be asked by a government agency or person to submit a long form birth certificate.

The term "long form" may refer to a birth certificate with parental information or a certified copy of birth registration.

These are two separate products, used for different purposes, with different information. Always check with the government agency or person requesting the document to confirm what information they need before ordering a birth certificate.

 

Which one is the correct one?

 

Thanks in advance!!!


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August 6, 2018 ~ NOA1

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January 10, 2019 ~ RFE :(  (Sent the wrong Birth Certificate - MY MISTAKE)

January 24, 2019 ~ RFE Reply Received (Sent Certified Birth Certificate from State of New York)

January 30, 2019 ~ NOA2 - APPROVED!!!!! 😍

February 28, 2018 ~ NVC Received Case

March 4, 2019 ~ NVC # & Invoice # Assigned

March 19, 2019 ~ On its way to Montreal Consulate 👏

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April 2, 2019 ~ Sent in Packet 3

April 3, 2019 ~ Received Packet 4

May 6, 2019 ~ Medical

May 22, 2019 ~ INTERVIEW!!!! ❤️ APPROVED!!!! :dance:

May 23, 2019 ~ CEAC changed to ISSUED (received tracking number)

May 24, 2019 ~ VISA in HAND!!!!!!! 😍

June 14, 2019 ~ Crossed into the USA via Lewiston/Queenston Bridge in Buffalo 🥰

July 1, 2019 ~ MARRIED to the Love of my Life ❤️

 

July 9, 2019 ~ Sent in I-485, I-131, I-765 to Chicago, Illinois Lockbox

July 15, 2019 ~ NOA1 for I-485, I-131, and I-1765

August 5, 2019 ~ Biometrics Appointment at Albany USCIS field office

September 18, 2019 ~ Status updated to "Ready to Schedule Interview"

October 1, 2019 ~ called USCIS and requested the EAD expedite based on pending job offer

October 4, 2019 ~ received email to send in additional documents

October 9, 2019 ~ faxed in cover letter from Company describing position and reason for wanting them to expedite the EAD, job offer, job posting from indeed, and a copy of my resume

October 17, 2019 ~ notification that they received my documents

October 24, 2019 ~ notification that CARD IS BEING PRODUCED!!!! 

February 22, 2020 ~ Status updated to "Interview has been Scheduled"

March 24, 2020 ~ AOS interview at Albany Field Office

     

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1 minute ago, sweethrtt said:

Okay so I am on the ontario website to order it and these are the two options...

 

Long form birth certificate

You may be asked by a government agency or person to submit a long form birth certificate.

The term "long form" may refer to a birth certificate with parental information or a certified copy of birth registration.

These are two separate products, used for different purposes, with different information. Always check with the government agency or person requesting the document to confirm what information they need before ordering a birth certificate.

 

Which one is the correct one?

 

Thanks in advance!!!

Do the certified copy.  It's $10 more but there's no question it will pass (others have reported ordering this one).  

 

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You just need a certified copy aka copy issued by original issuer of your birth certificate with parental names. The certified copy of birth registration us going overboard but obviously still accepted.  Ontario is one of the few provinces that offer this.  Most just do long and short form.  Aka with or without parental names.  


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