My husband has gone to CANADA for H1B stamping. He got 221g (administrative processing). Should he wait in Canada? or can he go to home country and return to canada when they will call him?Nothing has been ticked on the white paper that was issued by the visa interviewer other than they will call him for further instructions. Do you know how long will it take?
There is not enough information to assess the matter. It is not clear what triggered the administrative processing. Your husband should be discussing this issue with his employer's immigration attorney. Your husband should not overstay his authorized stay in Canada.
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"Should he wait in Canada?" Risks being a long wait - does he have a visitor's visa in Canada that lasts beyond 3 months?
Going back to "home country" and seeking to reenter Canada again, when it's time (contacted by the US consulate) is a better option here.
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This was not a good idea ... Canada is not a 'backdoor' for getting H-1B visas if you are not Canadian. The company attorney should have told him that..
If he goes to the home country ... he needs to contact the US Consul in Canada ... withdraw his application and apply 'fresh' at the US Consul in the home country ... where he should have gone to at first.
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