Removing Conditional PR Provision for Sponsored Spouses and Partners partners

2019-04-14T22:04:45-04:00

Changes In Sponsored Spouses & Partners partners Program John McCallum, The former Canadian Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, has stated that the Government of Canada plans to introduce changes in the “next couple of months” that will grant PR status to all sponsored spouses of Canadians immediately upon arriving in Canada. The changes would also remove the conditional permanent residence provision currently in place for common-law or conjugal partners in a relationship of two years or less with their sponsor and who have no children in common with their sponsor at the time they submit their sponsorship application. [...]