APR: Application for Permanent Resident

Application for Permanent Resident: This refers to the formal submission made by an individual seeking to obtain permanent resident status in a particular country. The application typically includes the necessary forms, supporting documents, and fees required by the immigration authorities to assess eligibility for permanent residency.

APR: Authorized Paid Representative

Authorized Paid Representative: An Authorized Paid Representative is a designated individual who is permitted to provide professional representation and assistance on behalf of an applicant or petitioner during the immigration process. They are authorized by the relevant immigration authorities to act as representatives and may include immigration consultants, lawyers, or other authorized professionals who offer their services for a fee. The representative helps navigate the complexities of the immigration process, communicates with the immigration authorities, and advocates for the applicant’s interests.