Seeking Asylum in Canada

The latest news about refugees seeking asylum in Canada, new rules for refugees, and any changes to Canada’s asylum system.

Is the New Asylum System in Canada Working?

March 10, 2014 / /

(Below is a transcription of this video) Hello. This is Michael Niren. I’m an immigration lawyer and founder of VisaPlace.com. Many people are asking the question, “Is the new Canadian asylum system actually working?” The Effect of the New Asylum System in Canada According to CIC, it is. There is about an 87% reduction in […]

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Seeking Refugee Status in Canada

June 14, 2013 / /

Asylum claims are now heard faster, on December  15, 2012 the system was changed. Those who claim Refugee status will have their claim heard faster, as well as sent back home faster if It’s been denied. Getting a Canadian Refugee Visa Canada offers protection to selected individuals who fear they may be prosecuted or would […]

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How to Sponsor a Refugee to Canada

April 1, 2013 / /

Sponsor A Refugee Although Canada is a peaceful country and we have freedom of speech, freedom to do as we please and have the ability to lead a rather normal life it isn’t so for many people all around the world. When a country is stricken with war and famine all someone could ever dream […]

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“Group of 5” Sponsorship Application for Canada

March 12, 2011 / /

Hi Mary and Subuhi, Thank you so much for all your hard work and your professional service you provided for my sister Saliha’s Group Sponsorship Case. I reviewed the application and I am very satisfied with your service and I think you guys are excellent. I would not be able to handle this type application all by myself. […]

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Update your Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications

April 10, 2010 / /

Updating Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications When it comes to Humanitarian and Compassionate Applications or H&C Applications as they are often called, it is important to update them on an ongoing basis. Humanitarian and Compassionate Application cases can take over 2 years to process so there is ample opportunity to update them while they wait in the […]

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Rules for Immigration to Canada Relaxed for Haitian Applicants

January 23, 2010 / /

New Rules for Haitian Immigrants As has been reported, the Canadian government has introduced new rules to ease the immigration of Haitians affected by the tragic earthquake. The earthquake, which was over 7.0 on the Richter scale, has left the country with devastation that was “instant, utter and widespread,” Prime Minister Stephen Harper said last […]

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