Regulations Amending the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

by / Thursday, 01 December 2016 / Published in Citizenship

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 is at risk of losing their permanent resident status, regardless of the reason the cohabitation ceased. this  creates an imbalance between the sponsor and their spouse or partner, which can make the sponsored spouse or partner more vulnerable. Read More