More in ‘Parents and Grandparents

Parent and Grandparent Program Closed

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) opened up the parent and grandparent sponsorship program on January 2 for the first time since placing a hold on new applications in late 2011. While this may be good news for those wishing to bring their parents or grandparents to Canada, the 5,000 cap on new applications for 2014 […]

Posted on March 1, 2014

Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship Reopening in January 2014

After being closed to new applicants for quite some time, the sponsorship program for parents and grandparents will reopenĀ on January 2, 2014. The cap is fairly low, with only 5,000 applications to be accepted in 2014. This cap may be increased as Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) works through the massive backlog of old applications, […]

Posted on August 30, 2013