The Immigration Depot

What is a Permanent Resident?

A permanent resident (PR) is someone who has attained this status by immigrating to Canada, but is not yet a Canadian citizen. PR's remain citizens of other countries.

Can I Apply?

Any on can apply; however, only qualified individuals will be accepted when applying for PR. We will assist in determining your eligibility by discussing those factors which will impact your success when applying.

What are the benefits of PR?

As a permanent resident, you and your dependants have:
- the right to receive social benefits including health care coverage
- the right to work and live anywhere in Canada
- the right to apply for Canadian citizenship