Canada has benefited a lot from the immigration both economically and socially. It has an important role in developing economy and thereby shaping the nation into a multicultural nation. It also helps in making a strong economy providing growth in the labour force as well as making of a multilingual nation. There are certain basic requirements that an individual needs to fulfil in order to get a family visa in Canada. The basic requirement for everyone is different and thus has been mentioned in the same manner below. Meeting the basic requirements can even help you to get permanent family visa for Canada. Just make sure you through them all and meet all the basic requirements.
TO BE A SPONSOR:
- You must be at least 18 years of age or older.
- A sponsorship agreement has to be signed between you and the sponsor relative to provide financial support to the relative if necessary. This agreement also means that the person becoming a permanent resident will make every effort to support him or herself financially.
- Financial support must be provided to the relative for 3 years from the date they become a permanent resident.
- Financial support for dependent child must be provided for at least 10 years or until the child turns 25 whichever comes first.
Family members who can be sponsored:
- Dependent children,
For the spouse the sponsor is required to sign an undertaking to register the Federal government the date in which they become a permanent resident for the period of 3 years whereas in case of a child who is under 19 years of age of the sponsor or the spouse, the application starts on the day that the child becomes a permanent resident of Canada for a period of 10 years or until he or she reaches the age of 25 years whichever comes earlier. For a dependent child over the age of 19 the application starts on the day that the dependent child becomes a permanent resident for a period 3 years. In case of grandparents and parents the application extends for a period of 20 years from the date in which the member of the family class becomes a permanent resident.
Whereas for all of the other family members the obligation is of a duration of 10 years. Canadian citizen living outside of Canada can sponsor his family members but a permanent resident residing abroad may not sponsor their family from outside of Canada.
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