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Is Express Entry Pool Submission visible to IRCC Officer Processing Visitor Visa?

It does not matter. Immigration intent is not disqualifying for Canadian visitor visa. Dual intent is in fact explicitly allowed. The law requires you to convince the officer that you will leave ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

The police would MUCH rather just take the drugs. I used to work at a facility that handled controlled medications. One of my responsibilities was to take the medications of past patients to the ...
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visitor visa for Canada: proof of relationship for inviting family friend

You probably don't need to provide proof of relationship. It's entirely reasonable for a family friend to be invited to a wedding. Including names of the people being married and details of the ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

I assume you reported the break-in to the police? If your intent was to report this situation to the authorities, that would have been the time to do so. While I agree that the border patrol are ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

If either the American or or Canadian police find drugs in your car they will assume it's yours Possession is 9/10ths of the law. If there are drugs in your car a border agent will assume it's yours. ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

As pointed out by a commentor here, To CBP this is a "the dog ate my homework" story. I know, love and trust Franck. I know the story is true. The simple fact is, if you told this story ...
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Can I bring a personal amount of over the counter drugs into the United States which are prescription only in the USA?

Although legalities are there, in practical cases, for personal use, it usually doesn't matter. Source: This is a video from "Two Cents" youtube channel. https://youtu.be/F0NQDdqlL44 ...
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Can I bring a personal amount of over the counter drugs into the United States which are prescription only in the USA?

The FDA gives different answers for US citizens and for foreign nationals. US citizens: US citizens are generally not allowed to bring "drug and devices" from abroad into the United States (...
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Can I bring a personal amount of over the counter drugs into the United States which are prescription only in the USA?

https://www.fda.gov/consumers/consumer-updates/5-tips-traveling-us-medications Q: What if there’s a generic available overseas but not here? A: FDA does not permit personal importation of unapproved ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

If you’re very paranoid about potential drugs, I’d pay for a full detail of the interior and exterior. I highly doubt the drug addict had specialty tools on them to hide drugs within the cars internal ...
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How shall I proceed if my car may contain illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia before entering Canada by car from the US?

Here is what I would do. Look through you car thoroughly and identify all illegal items but don't touch them Drive to the local police station, file a report and ask what to do with the illegal stuff....
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Can you request expedited processing of a Canadian visa?

Sometimes you do not need to, it just gets expedited. This is called the CAN+ program. It's automatic https://www.cic.gc.ca/english/helpcentre/answer.asp?qnum=877&top=16 Visa application centres ...
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Can you request expedited processing of a Canadian visa?

There is no standard way to request expedited processing for visitor visas. You may of course include your circumstances in a letter of explanation which may or may not be considered when the ...
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Crossing from US to Canada at the Peace Arch on foot

Can I drop the friend off there, to cross the border on foot, without me dealing with the border control guards of either country? I did this today albeit my "friend" was called RideWTA ...
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Welsh vaccine card accepted as proof of vaccination when entering Canada?

Yes, it will be accepted. Vaccine verification is generally extremely lax when crossing international borders, so any official paper showing you have the right number of vaccinations will do just fine....
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Is a third-party Canadian criminal record check OK for UK visa applications?

For visas, as per the RCMP, you need a certified (fingerprinted) record for any type of visa Inform the local police agency or accredited fingerprinting company of the reason for the certified ...
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Will I Need Canada Visitor Visa While Traveling On Alaska Cruise

You are allowed to stay on the ship if you do not want to see one of the most beautiful cities in North America but why would you? :) You will not be allowed on the cruise if you are not admissible ...
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Will I Need Canada Visitor Visa While Traveling On Alaska Cruise

A citizen of India needs a visa in order to enter Canada. If you stay onboard the ship for the entire duration (Seattle to Seattle) of the cruise, you will not be entering Canada and won't need a ...
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Can a person enter the USA from Canada at the land border carrying fresh produce grown in the USA?

From this page, expanding the tab "Fresh Produce that you CAN Bring to U.S.": Travelers may not bring U.S.-grown produce they previously brought into Canada back across the border unless ...
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