Canada’s Family Class immigration category allows Canadian citizens and permanent residents to sponsor their parent(s) or grandparent(s) through the Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Program.
The Parents and Grandparents Program opens only once a year. This program allow Citizens and Permanent residents of Canada sponsor their parents and grandparents to come permanently to Canada.
Upon the approval of this sponsorship, Sponsored parents and grandparents become permanent residents of Canada which allow them to live and work permanently in Canada without any restrictions on location, time, or sector, as well as give them an access to publicly funded health care and other services.
Under the Government of Canada’s multi-year immigration plan, around 21,000 new permanent residents are to be admitted annually as permanent residents through the Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship program.
To show that you have enough, you’ll have to provide your proof of income.
To become a sponsor, you must promise to financially take care of the persons you are sponsoring for a period. We call this promise an undertaking.
The undertaking commits you to:
Also, you and your sponsored family members need to agree to certain responsibilities during the undertaking period. We call this the sponsorship agreement.
The sponsorship agreement means that:
There may be other reasons that make you ineligible to sponsor your parents and grandparents. If we determine you’re not eligible to sponsor, we’ll tell you why.
Income required for the 3 tax years right before the day you apply (sponsors applying in 2021)
|If more than 7 persons, for each additional person, add:||$7,121||$8,876||$8,740|
We will be conducting an assessment of your profile and determine your eligibility for Parents & Grandparent Sponsorship program. Upon the assessment, an unbiased review will be provided on your profile. If eligible we will assist from filing out the interest form to facilitating the Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship application until the outcome. For more details contact, firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-564-1888. Click here to book an appointment for in person counseling with one of our business consultants.