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When is the decision made?

When do they make the decision?

When is the decision made?

In most cases, the officer makes the decision during the interview that takes place when the person makes their claim. If the officer has not made a decision within three working days of the interview, the claim is automatically referred to the Refugee Protection Division.

But, in some situations, the eligibility determination can be 'suspended'. This could happen in the following situations:

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