In most cases yes, Citizenship and Immigration Canada like to keep families together and bring them back together in unity as often as possible. In the case that you family will also need protection you and your family will have one hearing and one decision together.
Family can be many different people, in terms of your Refugee Claim family can be:
There will be several documents that are going to be required to be provided from you as well as the family members that you are hoping to also get protection for. These documents include but are not limited to:
Yes, once your application has been looked and deemed eligible for a referral to the Immigration and Refugee Board at it will be a requirement that everyone you are claiming protection for complete a medical exam. You will receive instructions on exactly how and where you will need to have this done.
The outcome of your completed medical exam will not affect your Refugee Claim.
Once you have up to this point completed it will be time for you to complete all of the required forms. This part of the application, just like all of the others will require you to be precise, organized and accurate.
The last stage will be waiting for your eligibility to be determined. Throughout your waiting time, if there is any information that has changed you must ensure that you update all of the necessary information as often as possible.
Our staff is highly trained in immigration matters and will be more than happy to assist you throughout this process. It is not required that you hire an immigration representative but by doing so this will ensure that you have everything that is required of you from the very beginning. Our staff will be able to overlook everything in this process for you and help t guide you in the right direction.