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Aug 31, 2018
Changes to the Parents/Grand-Parent Sponsorship Program

Changes to the Parents/Grand-Parent Sponsorship Program   On August 20, 2018 the government announced that it would increase the number of parent...

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Aug 28, 2018
Minimum Pass Mark Needed Under the Express Entry System

  When applying as an economic category permanent resident, most people have to apply through the Express Entry system. The Immigration authoriti...

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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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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.

Aug 31, 2018
Changes to the Parents/Grand-Parent Sponsorship Program

Changes to the Parents/Grand-Parent Sponsorship Program   On August 20, 2018 the government announced that it would increase the number of parent...

Read More
Aug 28, 2018
Minimum Pass Mark Needed Under the Express Entry System

  When applying as an economic category permanent resident, most people have to apply through the Express Entry system. The Immigration authoriti...

Read More
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