Inadmissability: Canadian Immigration News

The latest news about inadmissibility to Canada. There are many reasons why a person may be denied entry into Canada. These reasons could include: Security Human or international rights violations, Criminality (even DUIs and DWIs), Organized criminality, Health grounds, Financial reasons, Misrepresentation (of any kind), Noncompliance with IRPA. For more information, visit our section on Denied Entry to Canada.

Immigration Scams 2019

Immigration Scams to Watch Out For in 2019

November 28, 2018 / /

Immigration fraud is always very prevalent in Canada which is why it is important to have knowledge of what type of immigration scams to look for. An immigration scam is something someone created to take the money of foreigners in exchange for a promise to get them into Canada. Scams can be found online, through […]

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Entering the US After Canada Legalized Cannabis

June 29, 2018 / /

On October 17, 2018 Canada officially allowed recreational use of cannabis nation wide. Canada is only the second country in the world to legalize marijuana, just behind Uruguay who leagalized marijuana’s production, sale and consumption in Demeter 2013. Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, explained that the bill is focused on making marijuana harder for kids to get […]

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What If My Canadian Study Permit is Refused in 2018?

April 25, 2018 / /

Options for Those Facing Student Visa Rejection in Canada Typicallly, when you apply for a study permit, you have to show that you qualify for the course of study. If you’re going to a university or college, any educational institution, you have to show that you have been accepted. A letter of acceptance is usually […]

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The Most Common Reasons Denied Entry to Canada

January 14, 2016 /

Canada accepts thousands of immigrants per year. The Canadian government also denies many applications. Why would it reject people? There are a number of reasons why immigration officials accept one person’s application and not another. Read on to learn a list of the most common reasons people are denied entry into Canada. Security Reasons Canada […]

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What if my Visa Expires and I am out of Status?

February 13, 2015 /

(Below is a transcription of this video) We were asked this question: What happens if I fall out of status? My visa expires. I’m still in the country. What do I have to do? Do I have to leave? Well, it’s a very common question, and unfortunately, it’s a very common occurrence. For many reasons […]

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Can I Apply for a Canadian Visa if I Was Refused Before?

February 3, 2015 /

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hi, this is Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of Visaplace.com. We had a question. “I was refused before for a visa, and now I want to apply again. Can I?” Well, the answer is yes, of course, you certainly can apply for a visa after refusal. There’s […]

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Deportation From Canada – Procedure and Options

July 20, 2014 / /

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hi, this is Michael Niren, immigration lawyer and founder of visaplace.com. Today I want to talk about deportation from Canada. There are many people facing deportation or who have been deported, but you still have options. It is very important to know what those options are. Basically, when […]

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10 Most Common Reasons You May Be Denied Entry to Canada. Explained.

July 15, 2014 / /

Few travel experiences are more frustrating, inconvenient and humiliating than arriving in a foreign country only to be denied entry at the port. This is especially disheartening if you have arrived on business or to tend to a family emergency. Upon traveling to Canada, you may have been unpleasantly surprised with an entry denial based […]

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Can I Return to Canada After Deportation?

April 11, 2014 / /

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hello, my name is Michael Niren. I’m an immigration lawyer and founder of VisaPlace.com. Today I’m going to talk to you about what happens if you are deported from Canada and wish to return. This is an unfortunate situation for many people who are removed and have been […]

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How Do I Appeal an Immigration Refusal?

May 30, 2013 /

Receiving an immigration visa refusal can be one of the most upsetting components of the immigration process. But just because you have been notified of a visa refusal does not mean that is the end of your immigration journey in Canada. In fact, there are several different options available to you if you have been […]

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