Federal Government changed the way of how sponsors can apply for Parents and Grandparents Program.
Instead of rushing to submit application via courier or mail, Sponsors will have 30 days to fill out an online form.
10,000 applicants will be randomly chosen from those who submitted the online form.
As of January 3, 2017 an online form will be available at:
As of January 9, 2017 the new forms will be posted at the same page.
“We’re listening to what past applicants had to say and making the process fairer for people who want to sponsor their parents or grandparents. We’re ensuring everyone can access the application process by giving them the same chance to have their name chosen.” – The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship.