Immigration and citizenship for Canadians
Apply to sponsor a family member, refugee or foreign worker to come to Canada, adopt a child from abroad, get proof of your Canadian citizenship, travel and work abroad, celebrate citizenship or get a passport.
Services and information
Adult and child passport applications, passport offices and processing times for renewals and new applications
Applications and processing times for sponsoring spouses, partners, dependent children or other relatives to Canada
Applications and processing times for a citizenship certificate and a list of other documents accepted as proof of Canadian citizenship
Application steps, processing times, finding adoption authorities and a list of countries with adoption suspensions
Who can sponsor a refugee and how to submit an application
Requirements for hiring temporary workers, live-in caregivers, international students, permanent workers and interns
Smaller Canadian communities can apply to the Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot to support their local economy through immigration.
Information for Canadian youth who want to travel and work in another country through the International Experience Canada Program
Citizenship ceremonies and activities, Canadian history and contests and awards