Get proof of citizenship

What you need to prove your Canadian citizenship, how to apply and how to search existing Canadian citizenship records.

Special measures for Canadian citizens or permanent residents in Iran

If you’re a Canadian citizen or permanent resident currently in Iran, you can apply for the following documents for free:

  • Canadian passport
  • Canadian citizenship certificate
  • permanent resident travel document

Learn more about the special measures.


Questions about citizenship?

Find quick and direct answers to your questions about Canadian citizenship.

Already a citizen?

Answer a few questions to see if you may already be a Canadian citizen

Travelling abroad

Find information and tips on destinations, travel documents, travel health, returning to Canada and more.

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