Parents and grandparents sponsorship


In order to be able to sponsor parents and grandparents to become permanent resident of Canada, you MUST complete an online “Interest to Sponsor” form to show your interest in sponsoring them.

This form is only available between:

2018-01-02 (12:00PM EST) and 2018-02-01  (12:00PM EST)

IRCC will randomly invite potential sponsors to apply to sponsor their parents and grandparents.

If you are selected, you will receive a notification after February 1, 2018 and you must complete all the sponsorship application forms.

Follow this link to submit your form: 


To be eligible to sponsor your parents and grandparents to become a permanent resident you must be:

  • At least 18 years old
  • A Canadian citizen or person registered in Canada as an Indian under the Canadian Indian Act or permanent resident of Canada
  • You must support them financially.
  • Make sure they don’t need social assistance from the government
  • Provide for your own essential needs and those of your parents and grandparents and their dependants

Please let us know how we can help you with this process.