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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.

Sep 13, 2019
Update on In-Canada Refugee Processing

  From time to time the Refugee Protection Division of the Immigration and Refugee Board publishes statistics on the progress of claims through i...

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Aug 9, 2019
We Are Growing!

We are pleased to announce that Daniela Dobrota has joined Eisenberg & Young LLP as an associate lawyer. Daniela received a Bachelor of Law and a ...

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Jul 4, 2019
Reduced Eligibility to Make Refugee Claims and the End of the Caregiver Program

  Back in March, 2019 we reported on changes to what used to be called the "Live-In Caregiver Program". On June 18, 2019 these programs essential...

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