What is CAIPS & GCMS?
CAIPS is an acronym for Computer Assisted Immigration Processing System. It is the computer system used by Citizenship and Immigration Canada for application processing outside Canada. Information is entered in the system from application forms and supporting documentation submitted by applicants for immigrant and visitor visas, returning residence permits and student and employment authorizations.
Why is this useful?
Obtaining a copy of your CAIPS notes can be beneficial in the following circumstances;
You have been selected for an interview
How do I get it?