Processing times
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Processing times

Under the Déclaration de services à la clientèle (declaration of client services), the Ministère commits to sending a letter within 15 working days confirming receipt of your application for an Évaluation comparative des études effectuées hors du Québec (comparative evaluation for studies done outside Québec).

For approximate processing times of a complete file, consult the following table. Note that these processing times are given as a guide only and can vary according to the volume of applications and the complexity of analysis.

In mid-May 2016, for a complete file, the average processing time was 7 weeks.

Current processing times

File number indicated on
the confirmation of receipt

Latest expected date for following up with the client (excluding postal delivery times)
C0006490299 and less Beginning of January 2016
C0006499099 and less End of January 2016
C0006509999 and less Beginning of February 2016
C0006518299 and less Mid-February 2016
C0006523499 and less End of February 2016
C0006528799 and less Beginning of March 2016
C0006535999 and less Mid-March 2016
C0006540399 and less Beginning of April 2016
C0006545399 and less Mid-April 2016
C0006555599 and less Beginning of May 2016
C0006567699 and less End of May 2016
C0006577599 and less Beginning of June 2016


  • It is pointless contacting the Ministère before the end of the period indicated in the table.
  • If you submitted an incomplete file, it will be returned to you.
  • The act of submitting a file does not mean that a comparative evaluation will necessarily be issued.
  • Processing times are updated every two weeks.
  • Complete files are processed according to the date of receipt of the applications, except if they fall under priority processing.
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Last modification : 2016-05-13
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