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No, absolutely and definitely not. Canadian immigration is very clear that nothing about applying for a visa needs to be done by an agent. Everything can be done by the person making the application. In fact Canadian Immigration actively warns about false information being put about by unscrupulous agents claiming that an agent was necessary for some things....


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For refusals, the ECOs are required to provide a refusal letter stating why they believe you are not eligible for a visa. Since the ban has now expired, you cannot be refused under paragraph v3.6. However, your credibility has been dented and your application and your purported intentions will be more closely scrutinized. You now need to prove, on a ...


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Yes. If visiting your friend is an important enough element of the reason for your proposed trip to mention it in your application, you should provide an invitation from them to support the stated intention. If however it’s just a vague plan to ‘drop by’ at some point during your trip it’s not necessary, IMHO. The basis on which an invitation letter is ...


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During the online application, you should have seen a question asking you if you have a proof of relationship with the host. If you selected No, then it should not be required. If that is the case but it still demands a proof of relationship, contact technical support with the button "Report a Technical Issue", usually they'll get back to you within a few ...


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All you need to include is a document that proves that you own the land, such as the Certificate of Occupancy, or the Deed of Assignment, showing that you are the property owner.


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The invitation letter must include some proof of the person's legal status in Canada. It can be, but it does not necessarily have to be, a copy of the passport. The complete requirements for the invitation letter are on Canada's web site. With respect to proving your inviter's status in Canada, the letter must include: complete name, date of birth, ...


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