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    Hey guys.
    This is a question fro those of you who came over on a visit visa.

    When the passprt was stamped at the airport was there a date on the stamp.

    There is the date we left the UK stamped on it and then we have another date stamped with the letters WT/WB. What do the letters mean and if the date the date we are supposed to leave?

    I was under the impression we could stay for 6 months from date of arrival?

    I was just geting everything ready for my Medical tomorrow and had a quick look at my passport- the date stamped with the letters is 22Jun 08!!!!

    Does this mean we shouldn't be here? Our return flights aren't even until 16th Septemebr anyway which were obviously booked before we came.
    Flights booked for 24th March 2008!
    Landed in Wellington 26th March 2008!!

    Job Offer Received 9th July 2008!

    Temp Work Permit application submitted 11th July 2008!
    Temp Work Permit approved 4th August 2008!

    EOI Submitted 11th July 2008!
    EOI Selected 16th July 2008!
    EOI 'Successful' 1st August 2008!
    ITA Received 8th August 2008!
    ITA Aplication accepted 26th September!

    APROVED in Principle 10th June 2009!!!!
    Residency Visa issued 7th July 2009!!!!!

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    Panic over.

    I emailed Neil about it and he phoned me. The stamp I was on about it the Transit stamp from LAX, the New Zealand stamp is on a completely different page and says six months on it.
    Feel better now.
    Flights booked for 24th March 2008!
    Landed in Wellington 26th March 2008!!

    Job Offer Received 9th July 2008!

    Temp Work Permit application submitted 11th July 2008!
    Temp Work Permit approved 4th August 2008!

    EOI Submitted 11th July 2008!
    EOI Selected 16th July 2008!
    EOI 'Successful' 1st August 2008!
    ITA Received 8th August 2008!
    ITA Aplication accepted 26th September!

    APROVED in Principle 10th June 2009!!!!
    Residency Visa issued 7th July 2009!!!!!

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    Bit of a heart-stopping moment there, Beth. Glad it all came good in the end.
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    You numpty
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    Glad the panic's over
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    The nice thing about a little panic is the relief when you find out it was nothing. May they all be little nothing panics.
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    Just the thing for keeping your blood pressure under control for your medical
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    I know Nicky- medical for me today.
    Just found out Neil needs to apply for a new passport too as well us both applying for new police certificates. As if getting PR was expensive enough already.
    Flights booked for 24th March 2008!
    Landed in Wellington 26th March 2008!!

    Job Offer Received 9th July 2008!

    Temp Work Permit application submitted 11th July 2008!
    Temp Work Permit approved 4th August 2008!

    EOI Submitted 11th July 2008!
    EOI Selected 16th July 2008!
    EOI 'Successful' 1st August 2008!
    ITA Received 8th August 2008!
    ITA Aplication accepted 26th September!

    APROVED in Principle 10th June 2009!!!!
    Residency Visa issued 7th July 2009!!!!!

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