Family Sponsorship

Family Sponsorship

How To Apply For Family Sponsorship In Canada?

Leaving your family behind for jobs or higher studies is quite painful for every individual. That is why many people keep trying to get their family members closer to them in foreign countries like Canada. We understand how important your family is for you. That is why, at Nordstrat Immigration Solutions Inc., we offer you a wide range of immigration services to Canada.

Right from applying for the immigration application to citizenship, we offer you all sorts of programs and services at reasonable prices. We focus on educating people about all the required paperwork and other documentation. We strictly follow specific protocols to keep your personal information under wraps.

Before starting with the process, you must be aware of some essential details about family sponsorship in Canada. Some of these details are:

Who is Eligible for Family Sponsorship in Canada?

One gets to sponsor their brother, sister, uncle, aunt in a few selected situations. However, you can sponsor an orphaned sister, brother, nephew, grandchild or niece if:

  • They are related to you by adoption or blood
  • If your parents have passed away
  • They fall under the 18 years of age
  • They are single and not in any marital relationship

But if the child or the person fails to fulfill any of these criteria, you would not be able to help sponsor them. However, you must also know what the eligibility criteria meant for the sponsor is. You must be a Canadian citizen and be at least 18 years of age.

Also, you can be registered in Canada under the Canadian Indian Act as an India. These are applicable for sponsoring any relative to immigrate to this country under the Family Class. As a sponsor, you will provide both financial as well as necessary support to the family.

Application Process

The following steps are essential to file your application for sponsoring a relative in Canada:

Application Package

The application package comes with an instruction guide, document checklist, and application forms. You must read the guide correctly before filling the application forms. You need to provide documents for:

  • Your income
  • A written assurance of your relative for supporting themselves
  • Your written agreement to provide support to the relative for a specific period from 3 to 20 years
  • Information about relative’s dependent children
  • All required documents

Once all the required documentation and the application are ready, you are all set to submit it to the authorities.

Pay Application Fees

Once the application is filled correctly, one needs to pay the fees to the authorities. The prices would include:

  • Processing fee
  • Right of permanent residence charges
  • Biometric fee
  • Any third-party fees like medical exams and police certificates

You can pay the fees through the online platform. Once the application is submitted, the concerned authorities would check it and process it for approval.

For more details on how to check the current application status, you can visit the website. But in case you do not want to go through such complicated paperwork, you can contact us. We are happy to serve you with all types of immigration services in Canada. So, please do not waste any time and give us a call today.