About the online citizenship test
This tutorial will tell you what to expect when you take the online citizenship test. Please read it carefully before starting the test.
If we invited you for an online test, you
- have 21 days from the date in the invitation to take the test
- If you need an extension, email the office that sent you the test invitation with your explanation.
- Our officers give extensions on a case-by-case basis.
- must be in Canada to take the test
- can wait until the in-person tests resume (date to be determined) if you can’t or don’t want to do the online test
We’ll invite you for an online test
- as soon as possible
- based on the order of applicants in our files
The test is 30 minutes long. Give yourself at least 1 hour to prepare for the test (for example, to get your photo ID, set up your webcam and make sure your device is working).
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