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Jul 11, 2018
News about Canada's Temporary Visa Programs

  This is from the July 9, 2018 edition of the Toronto newspaper The Globe and Mail:   "Last year alone, Canada refused entry to nearly 600,...

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Jul 3, 2018
A Warning about Forms and Procedures

Before filing any kind of application, you should check to see if Immigration has changed the procedure, forms, requested documents, or even the addre...

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Jun 25, 2018
Biometric Collection is Being Expanded

  As of today, people who apply for a visitor, study, or work permit from one of 29 countries plus the Palestinian Authority need to provide a ph...

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May 31, 2018
Update on Refugee Claim Processing

In the last few years the Immigration and Refugee Board has lost control over the processing of refugee claims. By law, when a refugee claim is made t...

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Apr 25, 2018
Changes to Medical Inadmissibility Rules

Changes to Medical Inadmissibility Rules   Some applications for permanent residence can be denied because the principal applicant or an accompan...

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Apr 12, 2018
Making a Provincial Nominee Program Application

Making a Provincial Nominee Program Application   Quebec has a unique Immigration system. The other Canadian provinces and territories are each ...

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Feb 16, 2018
Further Changes to Spousal or Common-Law Partner Sponsorships

Further Changes to Spousal or Common-Law Partner Sponsorships   Back in December, 2016 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada went through ...

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Feb 5, 2018
Start-Up Visa Program

Start-Up Visa Program   In April, 2013 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada launched a five year pilot program called the "Start-Up Visa ...

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Feb 5, 2018
Parent/Grandparents Sponsorship Program Re-Opens

Parent/Grandparents Sponsorship Program Re-Opens   The parent and grandparent sponsorship program re-opened on January 2, 2018. The program, thou...

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Nov 6, 2017
October 2017 News

Increase of Age of "Dependant Children" As of October 24, 2017 a child is a "dependant child" for the purpose of an Immigration application if the chi...

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Recent News

Immigration Law in Canada is constantly changing. Stay up to date with the most recent news pertaining to Citizenship and Immigration Canada laws and regulations.

Jul 11, 2018
News about Canada's Temporary Visa Programs

  This is from the July 9, 2018 edition of the Toronto newspaper The Globe and Mail:   "Last year alone, Canada refused entry to nearly 600,...

Read More
Jul 3, 2018
A Warning about Forms and Procedures

Before filing any kind of application, you should check to see if Immigration has changed the procedure, forms, requested documents, or even the addre...

Read More
Jun 25, 2018
Biometric Collection is Being Expanded

  As of today, people who apply for a visitor, study, or work permit from one of 29 countries plus the Palestinian Authority need to provide a ph...

Read More