Request to Reissue a Permanent Resident Card (PR Card)
We plan to expand our fingerprint and photo requirements
Starting July 31, 2018, you may need to give your fingerprints and photo (biometrics) each time you apply for permanent residence if you are from Europe, the Middle East or Africa.
Find out about biometrics.
This application includes the following items:
- Request to Reissue a Permanent Resident Card [IMM 5531] (PDF, 703.45KB) June 2016
- Photograph Specifications for Permanent Resident Cards (PDF, 614.24KB)
- Instruction Guide [IMM 5530]
This application is for you if you received a Permanent Resident Card (PR Card) bearing incorrect information and this error was made by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
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