Proving your common-law status in order to sponsor your partner is often the most confusing part of a Canadian immigration application. It’s not enough to tell IRCC that you are common-law, you must provide evidence to demonstrate it.
Canadian Permanent Residence cards are issued with 5 years validity, but your status doesn’t expire when the card expires. This article explores when you need to be concerned about your expired PR card.
Frances Wipf is a member of the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC). The Way Immigration helps people from all over the world successfully navigate the Canadian Immigration process.