Category: Inadmissibility Issues and Waivers
Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, announced on November 23, 2017 that there would be changes coming to Canada’s medical inadmissibility rules. Currently, ...Read More
Canada’s immigration rules include an inhumane 40-year old medical inadmissibility act that tries to ensure immigration applicants to Canada do not cause “excessive demand” on ...Read More
If it has been 12 years since the completion of your sentence for the DUI in the U.S. you may be eligible to seek deemed rehabilitation at a Canadian port of entry (POE) upon your arrival, ...Read More
I have several convictions from over 30 years ago. Will I be able to enter Canada and obtain a Canadian Work Permit?
Because there are several convictions, you would not be able to apply for deemed rehabilitation at the POE. You would have to apply for Individual Rehabilitation through a Canadian ...Read More
My Husband is American and I am Canadian. We would like to move to Canada. Will his past Criminality impact my ability to sponsor him?
Depending on your husband’s charge, conviction or sentence and how long ago the offence(s) occurred, he may be found to be inadmissible to Canada and not eligible to be sponsored for ...Read More
I was convicted of an offence in Canada 17 years ago - however there was just one and I have since received a pardon - will I have problems travelling to the U.S.?
Regardless of how much time has passed since the offence, if you have a Criminal Record from Canada you could encounter problems when trying to enter the United States. This is the case ...Read More