Special program to sponsor Afghan refugees without refugee status from the UNHCR or a foreign state
Starting October 17, 2022, groups of five and community sponsors in Canada were able to sponsor Afghan refugees without having to submit a refugee status determination (RSD) document.
If you already applied
We’ll review and process your application. Find out when we’ll contact you and what else happens after you apply as a
Make sure you keep your information up to date
You must tell us if
- your address or telephone number changes after you apply
- the refugee(s) you’re sponsoring moves
Follow the instructions in your sponsorship application guide to tell us if any of this information changes.
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