What is NIV 221g?

Refusal under Section 221(g) means that essential information is missing from an application or that an application requires additional administrative processing. The officer will either tell you that the case has to undergo administrative processing, or will ask you to submit additional information.

What does 221g pink slip mean?

221(g) Pink Form: A pink form is issued when the Visa officer is suspects the information provided within the petition. This could be related to work, qualification or purpose of visit. Cases like these require additional administrative processing.

What is the reason for visa rejection?

An applicant’s current and/or past actions, such as drug or criminal activities, as examples, may make the applicant ineligible for a visa. If denied a visa, in most cases the applicant is notified of the section of law which applies.

Do you get your money back if your visa is denied?

You usually get your refund within 6 weeks of getting a decision on your visa application. It can take longer if you appeal or ask for an administrative review after your visa application is refused.

What happens if a visa is denied under section 221g?

7. The Visa is Issued or Denied – The consular officer in charge of conducting the interview of the petitioner will either issue the visa or deny it via section 221g. If the petition is once more denied, it will go back to the USCIS along with a revocation recommendation – and the process will start once again.

What to do if your study permit is refused in Canada?

We’ll discuss what led to Canada’s stringent student visa laws, the common reasons for Canada study permit refusal purpose of visit, and how you can avoid them. Then, we’ll go on to break down the steps you can take if your study permit gets refused.

How often are student visa applications rejected in Canada?

The increase in Canada study visa applications has led to a surplus of Canadian student visa rejections. According to IRCC, an average of 30% of Canada’s total student visa applications get rejected every year. The Canadian government has laid out strict student visa laws.

What happens if your 221g petition is rejected?

In case your 221g petition gets rejected, the consulate will send your petition back to the USCIS and all your original documents will be returned to you – except for the 797, which will be sent to the USCIS. This document will be sent to the USCIS with comments so they can reconsider your petition.