Processing Time

*All rush requests have been suspended until further notice. 

For General Applicants

The estimated processing time for a Basic Evaluation Assessments: four weeks from the date all required documents are received.

The estimated processing time for a Comprehensive Evaluation Assessments: seven weeks from the date all required documents are received.

For Immigration

The estimated processing time for an ECA is approximately ten weeks from the date on which all required documents are received in our office.

* Note: When ICES gives an estimated time of completion and can change at any moment, the timelines are not calculated from the day that the client applies. They are calculated from the day that all required documents are received in their entirety at ICES. Please note that timelines are an estimate only and not a guarantee. Timelines may also be affected by incoming volume, additional research or inquiries required to complete the evaluation report. Timelines are subject to change at any time. Lastly, processing times do not include the time it takes for mail delivery.