Applying for Refugee Protection from within Canada


On October 6, 2021, we launched the Canadian Refugee Protection Portal. If you’re in Canada and want to make a refugee claim, find out how to submit your claim online through the portal.

If you can’t apply online

You may be able to submit your claim another way. Find out what to do if you can’t submit your claim online.

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