The following is posted on the Processing Times page of the Citizenship and Immigration Canada:
Alert – Strike Action
The Professional Association of Foreign Service Officers (PAFSO) union is currently taking strike action. PAFSO union members responsible for processing visa applications have been walking out of offices in Canada and overseas.
For students on the Macdonald Campus in the Faculty of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, you will have your orientation event also on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 from 5:30 to 7:00 in the Centennial Centre, room CC 1-163 on the Macdonald Campus. No registration required.