Changes to Canadian Citizenship

Wednesday, 05 July 2017 by

Changes that take effect immediately upon Royal Assent on June 19, 2017 This provision is repealed. Dual citizens living in Canada who are convicted of these crimes will face the Canadian justice system, like other Canadian citizens who break the law. This provision is repealed. Applicants are no longer required to intend to continue to live

December 14, 2016 — The Government is committed to a fair and transparent immigration system. Changes made to the Parent and Grandparent Program will improve access to the application process, given that the number of applications accepted for intake is limited. In order to give the same chance to all Canadians who are interested in

October 29, 2016 — Vol. 150, No.44 — The Government of Canad gas Established as a priority for the immigration program the goal of family reunification which is about giving family members the opportunity to live with or near each other, instead of being separated by borders and long distance. It is recognized that many young adults

October 29, 2016 — Vol. 150, No.44 — There is condition application to certain permanent resident that requires a sponsored spouse or partner to cohabit with their sponsor for two years following their arrival in Canad to maintain their permanent resident status.If the couple doesn’t cohabit for the required two years, only the sponsored spouse or partner

June 5, 2015 — Ottawa, ON — A final suite of reforms to strengthen and modernize Canada’s citizenship laws will be fully in force as of June 11, 2015. The changes – part of a package of measures approved by Parliament last year – ensure new citizens can fully and quickly participate in Canada’s economy

On December 16, 2014, Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander made official the details around the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program which is to open in January 2015. The new Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program is part of a series of transformational changes that build on the Government’s commitment to build a fast and flexible economic immigration system by attracting experienced

We want to tell people it’s not too late, and they should take advantage of the old rules before some controversial citizenship reforms take effect next June (2015). All the changes were rushed through so quickly that people are confused. Those who are eligible today may not be eligible tomorrow. Many people have lived here

How many of you have heard of Bill C-24, the new citizenship Act? We are writing to explain about the changes that are about to take effect. We are advising you to file your application as soon as possible if you are already eligible. When Canada enacted the new law in June, many, including front

Changes to Citizenship Laws

Tuesday, 09 September 2014 by

When considering the significant change to immigration laws recently that allow the government to revoke the PR status of individuals convicted of criminal offences in more circumstances, and at times without the right of appeal. The most notable changes to qualifying for citizenship are; A PR must now reside in Canada for 4 yrs out


Thursday, 28 August 2014 by

On August 27, 2014, new rules were adopted and published in the Gazette Officielle du Quebec (August 27, 2014, 146, no. 35) regarding applications for a Certificat de sélection du Québec submitted under the Investor Program. These rules are in effect from August 27, 2014 to March 31, 2015. Investors Intake Dates: The intake dates