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Can I bring my family?

Family reunification has always been a cornerstone of Canada’s immigration program and our immigration legislation. The Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) specifically identifies as a fundamental objective ‘to see that families are re-united in...

Maintaining your Permanent Residence status

Once you have gone through the process of becoming a permanent resident of Canada, you are still bound by legislative requirements to maintain your Permanent Residence (PR) status.  Many people misunderstand the ongoing residency requirement or confuse it with the...