Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) establishes immigration policy and makes decisions about who can enter Canada.
The type of application you make depends on which immigration category you want to apply under. You can apply for permanent residence in Ontario under the following categories:
You can apply for temporary residence under the following categories:
The Come to Canada tool will provide you with the requirements to enter Canada that apply to your personal situation. The Come to Canada Tool is provided by the Canadian federal government.
Documents to Bring
Making sure you bring the proper documents with you before you come to Canada will make your arrival go as smoothly as possible. The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is responsible for the port of entry to Canada. For more information about necessary documents, click here.
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada provides information about the requirements for Canadian citizenship. If your application is accepted you will have to write a citizenship test. Click here to learn about how to prepare for the citizenship test and interview.