Become Naturalized Citizen in Canada

Must be at least 18 years old Must hold PR Status in Canada

Children under 18 can apply Citizenship with parents or one Canadian citizen parent can apply on behalf of children.

Must meet residency requirements as PR. (1095 Days in last 5 years)

Time spent in Canada on valid TR or PP can be counted (maximum of 1 year)

Must have filled Income tax in Canada for 3 years.

Meet Language requirements of English or French (If required)

Pass Citizenship test (If required)


Children born inside Canada (includes Children born on Canadian Land, airspace, waters and Canadian registered ships and aircraft) are considered Canadian Citizens.
Children born outside Canada to a legal or biological parent who is Canadian Citizen are considered Canadian Citizen.