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March 19, 2023

From Appeal to Approval: A Guide for Nigerian Citizens on the Next Steps After a Successful Immigration Appeal  

As a highly experienced Canadian immigration consultant with Empire Fly, I understand that the process of immigrating to Canada can be a long and challenging one, especially for Nigerian citizens. One of the most difficult situations that can arise is when an immigration application is refused. However, it’s important for Nigerians to know that there is a way to appeal a refused immigration application, and that is through the immigration appeal process.

 

An immigration appeal is a legal process that allows individuals to challenge a decision made by an immigration officer regarding their application for permanent residency or citizenship in Canada. The process is done through the Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB).

 

If an individual’s immigration appeal is successful, it means that the IAD has overturned the original decision to refuse their application. The next step in the process is for the individual to submit a new application for permanent residency or citizenship, along with any required documentation.

 

It’s important to note that the process of submitting a new application can take several months to complete. Additionally, the individual may be required to undergo medical examinations, security checks, and other assessments as part of the application process.

 

Once the new application has been submitted and processed, the individual will be notified of the decision. If the application is approved, the individual will be granted permanent residency or citizenship in Canada.

 

At Empire Fly, our team of experienced immigration consultants can guide Nigerian citizens through the process of submitting a new application after a successful immigration appeal. We can help ensure that the application is complete and accurate, and represent the individual at any hearings or interviews that may be required.

 

It’s important to note that the process of immigrating to Canada can be complex and time-consuming, and it’s highly recommended that individuals seek the help of an experienced immigration lawyer. A lawyer can guide them through the process and help ensure that their application is complete and accurate.

 

In conclusion, a successful immigration appeal means that the original decision to refuse an application has been overturned. The next step in the process is for the individual to submit a new application for permanent residency or citizenship, along with any required documentation