Citizenship Week: May 17 to 23, 2021

Every year, we take a week to celebrate the rights and responsibilities shared by all Canadian citizens. During Citizenship Week, Canadians across the country and around the world show their pride in their history, culture, achievements and shared citizenship.

How to celebrate Citizenship Week

 Celebrate virtually

 Watch a video (virtual) oath ceremony to launch the 2021 Citizenship Week! 

The ceremony includes special appearances by

 This ceremony is hosted by our partner, the Institute for Canadian Citizenship.

You can also use the hashtag #MyCitizenship to share your citizenship story and Canadian pride on

 Be active in your community

Get involved with your community to make Canada a stronger and more inclusive country.

Due to COVID-19, we ask that you

 Learn about Indigenous peoples

Find out more about Indigenous peoples and cultures.

 Get inspired

See inspiring stories of immigrants making a difference in our communities.

 Other ways to celebrate


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