Citizenship

Canadian Citizenship

Steps to become a Canadian citizen:

  1. Apply for citizenship
  2. Citizenship test and interview
  3. Oath of citizenship and ceremony

 

Below are few basic requirements to apply for Canadian citizenship:

  • be a permanent resident of Canada
  • have lived in Canada for at least 3 years out of 5 years (conditions and exceptions may apply)
  • have filed your taxes, if applicable
  • pass the citizenship test
  • prove your language skills in English or French (conditions and exceptions may apply)