“To further ease the challenges of a shrinking labor force and an aging population, our new multi-year immigration levels plan sets out the highest levels of permanent residents that Canada will welcome in recent history”
Ahmed Hussen
Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship

Permanent Residency

A permanent resident is someone who has been given permanent resident status by immigrating to Canada, but is not a Canadian citizen. Permanent residents are citizens of other countries.

Learn more about the Permanent Residency

How To Become A Canadian Citizen

Reasons you may be inadmissible to Canada

Some people aren’t allowed to come to Canada, they’re “inadmissible” under Canada’s immigration law.

Learn about Admissibility to Canada.