Canadian Citizenship

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Canadian citizenship entails receiving the protection of federal and provincial laws and being accorded all available political rights. Canadian citizenship may be acquired by one of three ways, namely:

  • By birth in Canada;
  • By a granting of citizenship by Canada; or
  • By parental Canadian citizenship.

Our Canadian immigration team can provide you with comprehensive information and advice on the following:

  • Rights of citizenship
  • Criteria for granting citizenship
  • Bars and refusals to the grant for citizenship
  • Residency requirements
  • Loss and resumption of citizenship
  • Offences under present citizenship legislation