Immigration Law News

Changes to Canadian Citizenship Applications

Changes to Citizenship Applications for Canada The changes to Canada’s Citizenship Act include substantive and procedural amendments. From a procedural standpoint, one of the central changes is that the citizenship applications are now processed in one step. Citizenship application is now reviewed and decided on by a single citizenship officer. Previously, it was reviewed by

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Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship to Canada

PARENT AND GRANDPARENT SPONSORSHIP

The government claims that the backlog in this type of family reunification application has already been reduced by nearly 54 percent, despite no visible decrease in processing times. The central premise of the new program appears to be to shift applicants from PR sponsorship to Parent and Grandparent Super Visa. Keep in mind that all

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