It does take some time to get these things processed; and there is no way around (try to read up related posts on the forum and you will get a feel for it
I think while it is being processed; you could get a letter saying so. But what will you need it for ?
stay patient and it will eventually arrive in your mailbox
I am actually surprised to see that you were able to register as a "resident" on a visitor visa? was not aware that one could do so.