How to submit a Super Visa application for your parents and grandparents

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2021 13:00:01 +0000

The Super Visa allows parents and grandparents of Canadians to come to Canada. Initially, they can come for up to two years without having to renew their status, and can enter multiple times over a 10 year period. This visa is available all year, and is an alternative to the Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) […]

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Sponsoring parents and grandparents: Canada to hold 2021 lottery next week

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 13:00:46 +0000

Canada plans to hold its Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) 2021 lottery over the coming days. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will draw 30,000 candidates from the lottery over a two-week period beginning the week of September 20. Those who receive an invitation will have up to 60 days to submit their completed sponsorship […]

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Canada announces details of Parents and Grandparents Program 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 11:23:47 +0000

The Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) will feature a lottery once again. The lottery will take place the week of September 20, 2021, after which invitations will be sent over the course of two weeks. Those invited will have 60 days to submit their sponsorship applications to the Canadian government. This and other details of […]

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Update: Canada announces details of Parents and Grandparents Program 2021

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 11:23:47 +0000

The Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) will feature a lottery once again. The lottery will take place the week of September 20, 2021, after which invitations will be sent over the course of two weeks. Those invited will have 60 days to submit their sponsorship applications to the Canadian government. This and other details of […]

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IRCC to unveil Parents and Grandparents Program 2021 today

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Tue, 20 Jul 2021 11:23:47 +0000

Details of the 2021 Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) will be available at 2 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) today. Note: This is a developing story that CIC News will update throughout the day. Immigration Minister Marco Mendicino is expected to outline the format and application period of this year’s PGP, under which some 30,000 candidates […]

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PGP 2021: Canada to share Parents and Grandparents details tomorrow

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:37:38 +0000

Canada will announce the details of the 2021 Parents and Grandparents Program tomorrow, Tuesday July 20, at 2 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST). Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has scheduled a press conference in Surrey British Columbia featuring immigration minister Marco Mendicino who will provide an overview of the format of the PGP 2021 […]

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What to expect from the Parents and Grandparents Program in 2021

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Sat, 09 Jan 2021 10:00:03 +0000

Canadians and permanent residents who submitted interest to sponsor forms for the Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) in 2020 are currently receiving invitations from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Earlier this week, IRCC held its PGP 2020 lottery and will be issuing invitations over a 10-day period. Candidates were able to submit their interest […]

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Canada holds 2020 Parents and Grandparents Program immigration lottery

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 05 Jan 2021 19:53:22 +0000

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has held its 2020 Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) lottery. The lottery was set to take place by the end of 2020, but was delayed due to the global coronavirus pandemic, among other reasons, according to IRCC. Those who have been drawn from the lottery have 60 days to […]

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Canada to delay parents and grandparents 2020 immigration lottery

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 02:33:10 +0000

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is delaying its Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) 2020 immigration lottery until early 2021. The lottery was planned to take place by the end of this month, but a number of factors including the global coronavirus pandemic will cause a delay. IRCC opened the PGP 2020 expression of interest […]

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The Parents and Grandparents Program 2020 closes next week

Credit to Author: Kareem El-Assal| Date: Tue, 27 Oct 2020 09:00:10 +0000

Canadian citizens and permanent residents have until next Tuesday to notify Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada about their desire to sponsor their parents and grandparents. The Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) expression of interest window opened on October 13 and closes on November 3 at 12 PM EST. Through the PGP, parents and grandparents can obtain Canadian […]

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