Canadian Immigration Guide

Permanent and Temporary Residency, Citizenship, Canadian Immigration forms and other immigration resources.

The following information is offered as a service for those wishing to become a permanent or temporary resident of Canada. Information is also provided on how to obtain Canadian citizenship.

This information is not intended to take the place of legal counsel and Legal Language Services respectfully suggests that individuals seek legal guidance.

Becoming a Permanent Resident of Canada

You can receive Permanent Residence Status in Canada if you fall under one of the following categories:

Obtaining Temporary Residence Status in Canada

You can receive Temporary Residence Status in Canada if you fall under one of the following categories:

Obtaining Canadian Citizenship

After living in Canada as a permanent resident for at least 3 years you are eligible to apply for Canadian Citizenship: