Sponsor your parents and grandparents

This is a program to sponsor your parents and grandparents to become permanent residents of Canada.

Status: Closed to applications

We aren’t accepting any more applications for the 2023 intake.

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Starting at $1,080

If you weren’t invited to apply to sponsor your parents and grandparents, or if you’re still waiting for their permanent residence application to be processed

Your parents and grandparents may be eligible to apply for a super visa which lets them stay in Canada for 5 years at a time.

Parents and grandparents visiting on a super visa can also apply for 2-year extensions to their stay while they’re still in Canada.

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