Which relatives can be sponsored to become permanent residents?
Question & AnswerWhich relatives can be sponsored to become permanent residents?
4. Get legal advice about other options
If you cannot sponsor a to come to Canada for permanent residence, you may want to get legal advice about other options they might have.
For example, they might be able to:
- apply to come to Canada as a skilled worker
- apply to come to Canada as a caregiver
- apply for status on
- apply to resettle in Canada as a refugee
- claim refugee protection in Canada
If you need more information, talk to an immigration lawyer.