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Renew Canadian Permanent Resident Card

When do I renew my permanent resident card?

A question we are often asked is how soon before my permanent resident card expires should I submit my application to have it renewed? While generally, the rule is you should try to renew it at least two months in advance, processing times are getting longer and longer and two months is no longer enough […]

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How to Renew Your PR Card in Ottawa

A permanent resident in Canada, as a part of maintaining their permanent resident status, is obligated to renew their permanent resident card (sometimes called a PR card) when it expires. These cards are an official form of Canadian government identification and they expire every five years.  Renewing your permanent resident card doesn’t just involve filling […]

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How to Renew Your Permanent Resident Card In Ottawa

Did you know that your permanent resident card, or PR card, expires every five years? When this happens, you are required to renew it. To ensure you are adequately prepared to renew your card and that the process goes smoothly, read on!  The current processing time for permanent resident cards in Canada is 93 calendar […]

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Renewing a PR card in Ottawa in 2012

If you live in Ottawa and need to renew your permanent resident card for the first time, read on! Renewing your permanent resident card involves mailing an application package to the Case Processing Centre and waiting for notification that your application has been approved and that you can go and pick it up. You are […]

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Ottawa How to Renew a PR card in Canada

One of the requirements for holding a PR card in Canada is that you renew it every five years you have one. The PR card, or permanent resident card, is an important government ID that proves you are a permanent resident of Canada and that you are allowed to live or work anywhere in the […]

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What if my Canadian PR is expired in Ottawa in 2012?

Permanent residents in Canada who arrived after 2002 have a permanent resident card, or PR card. This card is an identify document that proves to immigration officials you are a legal permanent resident in Canada and lets you return to Canada if you leave the country. Every five years, your permanent resident card expires. It […]

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How to Come to Canada After your PR Card has expired

Permanent residents in Canada have a PR Card, which is a proof of their legal status in Canada. In addition, the PR card (permanent resident card) will allow them to return to Canada after traveling abroad.  Permanent resident cards expire every five years and need to be renewed before this happens by the permanent resident […]

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Can I Maintain My Canadian Permanent Residency While Living Abroad?

Canadian permanent residency comes with many benefits, such as being able to live and work anywhere in Canada and being able to leave and re-enter Canada as you wish. However, there are still some requirements for maintaining your permanent resident status in Canada.  Residency obligations for permanent residency status in Canada To maintain your permanent […]

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I don’t meet the residency obligation. How to renew my PR card in Ottawa in 2012?

You must typically renew your PR card (Canadian permanent residence card) every five years before it expires. A PR card is proof that you are a Canadian permanent resident and allows you to re-enter Canada should you travel abroad. In order to successfully renew your PR card each time, you must meet the residency requirement […]

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