APPLY FOR CANADIAN CITIZENSHIP 

Apply for Canadian Citizenship

Processing times to become a Canadian citizen can take

up to 12 months.

We suggest you start your application process as soon as possible.

Residency requirements

for Canadian Citizenship include

 Be a permanent resident 

 Have lived in Canada for at least 3 out of the last 5 years 

 Have filed your taxes (if applicable) 

 Prove your English or French language skills 

 Show how well you know Canada 

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Learn more about applying for Canadian Citizenship