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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.

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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