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Citizenship Applications

In order to apply for Canadian citizenship as an adult you must

  •  Be over 18 years of age
  • Provide proof of language ability in English or French
  • Be a permanent resident (PR)
  • Have lived in Canada as a PR at least 3 years out of the last 5
  • Have filed your taxes for at least 3 years during the last 5 years and any income tax you may owe must be paid
  • Apply for citizenship from within Canada

 

Applications for Recognition of Canadian Citizenship

Some people, if born to a Canadian parent, may already be citizens of Canada.  Canada’s citizenship rules are constantly changing and citizenship rights are often dependent on where and when you were born.  Please contact us if you require help with an application to recognize your Canadian Citizenship.

 

We have over 50 years of experience in representing clients from over 70 countries.  We have an excellent reputation at the Board, and are certified as Immigration Specialists by The Law Society of Upper Canada.  Our success is as a result of thorough preparation for each case

 

Lawyers

Robert W. Young Certified Immigration Specialist Robert W. Young offers a full range of Canadian immigration law services extending from company transfers to Immigration hearings.

905-527-7981

Howard P. Eisenberg Certified Immigration Specialist Howard P. Eisenberg has specialized in Immigration Law since 1989.

905-527-7981

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.

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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