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My name is Naumaan latif and I have applied for Immigration under 176. I got sponsorship from Victoria. I had applied for ICT Business Analyst skill with more than 12 years of experience in IT and Telecom industry in my CV but ACS counted only 5 years because of less details available from previous employers. I have a few general questions.

I applies for immigration in May 2011, i.e. after SS was awarded. Since then I havent been asked for medical call yet. I did send an email to the visa processing officer and got a response that its in security checks. This was in Jan this year. So I was wondering that why is it taking so much. A few factors which I believe are:
  • Pakistan is a high risk area
  • I have a lot of international traveling including EU, ME, Asia and Africa

Another important point here is that the visa officer was assigned by end June last year. So what is the general opinion on the time it takes for these checks to be completed.

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Are people from other High Risk countries also likely to go through these security checks? Did any Indian need to go through these security checks? If so how much time did that take?
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From what I have observed, I believe Indians also have to go through these security checks but the process is faster in their case. I am sure the other participants will be able to give you more details.

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Security checks also varies case to case. In my case, CO was assigned in Feb 2011 and i didn't receive Medical/Pcc call yet.

Yes, indian applicants also have security checks but it takes very less time as compared to Pakistani Applicants. Roughly 3-6 months.

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Hello All

I have launched 176 (NSW) application today. As being from HR country and based on your experience when would I expect PCC / Medicals. Will it take 2-3 months to get PCC / Medical request.

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I have launched 176 (NSW) application today. As being from HR country and based on your experience when would I expect PCC / Medicals. Will it take 2-3 months to get PCC / Medical request.

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Dear Imran;

My CO was assigned after 03 months of lodging,whereas medical and PCC requested after 18 months of lodging.I don't know the exact reason for delay (if any) but following might underpin or justify it:

1-Change of CO in between;
2-Extensive security checks - HR country;
3-Birth of my son;
4-IELTS requirement was enhanced to stay in the priority category - I improved my IELTS band to 7/each accordingly to retain priority category.

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Dear Hassan

You are right. It seems that there is no point front loading as we are from HR country otherwise PCC will be outdated. Anyways whats the validity period for UAE PCC and medicals. How long it took for you to get UAE PCC.

Also for my wife, will there be separate PCC that is one before marriage (having name before marriage and her residence) and one after marriage (current name after marriage and change in residence).

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You are right. It seems that there is no point front loading as we are from HR country otherwise PCC will be outdated. Anyways whats the validity period for UAE PCC and medicals. How long it took for you to get UAE PCC.

Also for my wife, will there be separate PCC that is one before marriage (having name before marriage and her residence) and one after marriage (current name after marriage and change in residence).

Take Care
Dear Imran;

Thanks for your message.

Please note that,I've got the request for PCC and Medicals after 08 days of landing in UAE-so I didn't need to give UAE PCC,though have done my medicals in AUH.I believe PCC and medicals are valid for one year regardless of country of origin.

For your wife you'll need only current PCC that is post marriage after name change and existing address.Assuming that you've got your wife's name changed on all documents(CNIC and Passport) so you can have her PCC from Pakistan in the current name if she has lived for 12 months or more in UAE.

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Hi Everyone,

My name is Naumaan latif and I have applied for Immigration under 176. I got sponsorship from Victoria. I had applied for ICT Business Analyst skill with more than 12 years of experience in IT and Telecom industry in my CV but ACS counted only 5 years because of less details available from previous employers. I have a few general questions.

I applies for immigration in May 2011, i.e. after SS was awarded. Since then I havent been asked for medical call yet. I did send an email to the visa processing officer and got a response that its in security checks. This was in Jan this year. So I was wondering that why is it taking so much. A few factors which I believe are:
  • Pakistan is a high risk area
  • I have a lot of international traveling including EU, ME, Asia and Africa

Another important point here is that the visa officer was assigned by end June last year. So what is the general opinion on the time it takes for these checks to be completed.

Thanks!

Naumaan

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