Processing time for sponsorship of Outland Spouse or Common rule under Canadian immigration program has been minimized.
This change would allow couples to make good decisions on applying for which sponsorship program, Inland or Outland. Additionally, in various cases it might let sponsored people to get permanent residency of Canada quickly than in the earlier case. A fact, that would come as much relief for many Canadian citizens, permanent residents and their foreign spouses who looks to get reunited in Canada.
Processing time for few countries that includes time it take for making the assessment of sponsor, are now fewer than a year. The countries are Australia, France, Tunisia, Spain, Morocco, Algeria, Brazil, Peru, Iran, Portugal, Israel, Taiwan, Poland, Switzerland and Trinidad and Tobago.
Earlier month, latest Canadian government has declared in its plans for immigration level that the government is proposing to increase the new of new comers in Canada through Family Class category that includes spouse or common lawful partners.
An application for outland sponsorship program is usually pursued when the partner who is sponsored is living out of Canada. Outland applicants can still stay in the country and apply through Outland program, may be permitted to travel throughout application process.
The individual who is being sponsored under this program should conclude and sign proper forms, should also undergo a medical examination for submitting the application, should also pass the security and criminal verifications, should posses a valid passport and should attend an interview if necessary.