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How long should I wait to renew my permanent resident card?

Ensuring your permanent resident card is always valid is a very important part of maintaining you permanent resident status in Canada. Permanent resident cards are also called PR cards, and they expire every five years. When your permanent resident card is about to expire, you are required to submit an application to Citizenship and Immigration […]

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Renewing Your Permanent Resident Card Outside of Canada

If your permanent resident card has expired while you were outside of Canada, you need to have a valid travel document in order to return home to renew your permanent resident card. Normally, your permanent resident card acts as a travel document for you to be allowed into Canada upon your return from traveling outside […]

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How to Renew Your PR Card in Vancouver

Are you a Canadian permanent resident living in Vancouver who needs to renew your permanent resident card? If this is your first time doing so, you may feel a bit nervous. However, if you have met the residency requirement you have nothing to worry about. But don’t mistake – you need to make sure that […]

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Which Days Count For Permanent Resident Status

A permanent resident of Canada is not the same as a Canadian citizen, which means that they are held to specific requirements that Canadian citizens are not, such as their residency obligation.  A permanent resident has a residency obligation, which means that they must spend a certain amount of time in Canada to keep their […]

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Renewing Permanent Resident Cards in Vancouver

In 2002, the government of Canada made it so that every permanent resident in Canada received a permanent resident card upon landing in Canada. Before this, permanent residents in Canada received a landing document. If you are a permanent resident in Canada and only have a landing document, you need to apply for your initial […]

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How to Renew a PR card in Vancouver

Canadian permanent residents are obligated to renew their permanent resident card every five years. In doing so, they must make an application for a permanent resident card and check the box on the application which indicates the application is to renew a permanent resident card.  Renewing your permanent resident card is one of the necessary […]

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I have an expired PR card

Your permanent resident card identifies you as a permanent resident of Canada. It is only valid for a time period of five years, and once it expires you must renew it. It is very important to always have a valid permanent resident card. Not only does it indicate that you have a legal permanent status […]

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My PR Card Expired in Vancouver, What do I do?

If your PR card expired, you will have to renew it immediately. as a permanent resident in Canada, you should have a valid permanent resident card on you at all times to show as proof of your immigration status in Canada as well as to act as a travel document for leaving and re-entering Canada […]

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My PR Card Expired Outside of Canada

A PR Card, also known as a permanent residence card, is an immigration status document that expires every five years. Most permanent residents in Canada are provided with a permanent residence card upon landing in Canada, and the permanent residence card acts as a document that proves one’s status as a permanent resident in Canada […]

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Requirements and Procedures for Canadian Permanent Resident (PR) Card Application

Requirements and Procedures for Canadian Permanent Resident (PR) Card Application

Vancouver is one of the most beautiful and best places to live. No wonder, thousands of immigrants try their luck to be able to acquire permanent residence in Canada. So how does one acquire the coveted permanent resident card that will guarantee permanent residence in the maple leaf country? Here are some tips designed to […]

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