How long does it take a firm to gather all the required documents for a skilled workers visa? I have upcoming travel plans on my visit visa and the immigration team hasn't even reached out yet. Do you think my travel plans could be affected?

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Definitely does. They won't do anything till your visa is about to expire in a few days. They work based on priority and unfortunately they are not bothered about one's travel dates.

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Friends - I have created this bowl to discuss US immigration issues, policies and strategies. Post your specific question related to US immigration and get it answered on this bowl. Request you to keep the discussion civil and professional. We are consultants and are here to help each other out.

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