- IRCC Help
Updated Topic – (Topic: Sponsoring your spouse, partner, children or other relatives)December 7 2016 – What the changes are to the spousal sponsorship program and how you are affected.
New question – Can I leave and come back to Canada if I have a work permit? (topic: work permits)26 July 20016 – What you need to leave and re-enter Canada as a worker.
New question – Will it take longer to process my application because I have to give biometrics? (topic: Checking processing times)July 30 2018 – It depends on the type of application.
New question – Why are processing times different for someone who already applied? (topic: Checking processing times)July 30 2018 – Processing times for applications we’ve already received are estimates based on how long it took to process applications in the past.
New question - What is a complex family sponsorship application? (topic: Sponsoring your family)4 July 2018 – Find out what makes your application considered complex
Updated topic – Determining your eligibility for citizenship4 April 2018 – New questions about the travel journal
New topic – Fee change for minors who applied for citizenship under subsection 5(1)13 February 2018 – Fee reduced from $530 to $100. How we’ll refund the fee.
New question – How do I apply for an open work permit? (topic: work permits)12 September 2017 – To apply for an open work permit, use the application for a work permit from outside Canada or from inside Canada.
Updated Topic –Sponsoring a parent or grandparentApril 25 2017 – How does the Parent and Grandparent Program (PGP) selection process work, how many people are selected, what to do if you are selected…
New question – Why is there a difference between my progress bar and my application progress? (Topic: Applications Status)12 December 2018 - The bar and estimated dates are based on the date we received your application and our processing times. Some applications take us longer than usual to process.
New question – Under the International Mobility Program, can I reuse an offer of employment number if the matched work permit application was refused? (topic: Hiring a foreign worker)August 24, 2018 - No. Once an officer makes a decision on the work permit application, that offer of employment number can’t be reused for any other work permit application.
New question – What is a complex permanent residence application? (topic: Biometrics)August 17, 2018 - No. Giving your biometrics is one of the steps you need to do before we can process your application
New question - I think I’m exempt, why are you asking me for a medical exam (topic: Applying - General)20 – November 2019 - Discretion on requesting medical examinations
New question - Can I bring my child to the citizenship ceremony? (topic: Citizenship)28 December 2018 – What to consider when bringing your child to the citizenship ceremony
New question - Can I bring my child to the citizenship test? (topic: Citizenship)28 December 2018 – What you can do if you have to write the citizenship test and have a child.
New question – What does the progress bar in my application status mean? (Topic: Applications Status)12 December 2018 – The bar and estimated dates are based on the date we received your application and our processing times.