ADR – Additional Document Request
AOR – Acknowledgement of Receipt
APR – Application for Permanent Residence
BG – Background Check
BOWP – Bridging Open Work Permit
CEC – Canadian Experience Class
CIC – Canadian Immigration and Citizenship
CIO – Centralized Intake Office
CLB – Canadian Language Benchmark
CoPR – Confirmation of Permanent Residence
CRS – Comprehensive Ranking System
CSE – Case Specific Enquire
DOB – Date of Birth
e-APR – Electronic Application for Permanent Residence
ECA – Educational Credential Assessment
EE – Express Entry
EST – Eastern Standard Time
FST – Federal Skilled Trades
FSTC – Federal Skilled Trades Class
FSW – Federal Skilled Worker
FSWC – Federal Skilled Worker Class
FSW-I – Federal Skilled Worker Inland
FSW-O – Federal Skilled Worker Outland
GCMS – Global Case Management System
IELTS – International English Language Testing System
IEC – International Experience Canada
IRCC – Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada
ITA – Invitation to Apply
LMIA – Labour Market Impact Assessment
LoE – Letter of Explanation
MEDS – Medicals
NOC – National Occupational Classification
OINP – Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program
PCC – Police Clearance Certificate
PNC – Provincial Nominee Class
PNP – Provincial Nominee Program
POF – Proof of Funds
PP – Passport
PPR – Passport Request
PR – Permanent Resident
RPRF – Right of Permanent Residence Fee
SIN – Social Insurance Number
SPVO – Sao Paulo Visa Office
TWP – Temporary Work Permit
UCI – Unique Client Identifier
UMI – Unique Medical Identifier
VAC – Visa Application Centre
WES – World Education Services