Citizenship

You already have your Permanent Residence and you're ready to apply for Citizenship. What's the next step?

At Contreras Law, we know that the first step is always to ensure that you are already eligible for Citizenship.

Several things can affect a Permanent Resident's Citizenship application prospects including, but not limited to:

  • Length of time as a Permanent Resident
  • Any time legally spent in Canada before becoming a Permanent Resident
  • Time spent outside of Canada after become a Permanent Resident
  • Income Tax filings
  • Knowledge of English and/or French
  • Criminal charges or convictions.

Contact us for a full assessment and so that we can help you take steps towards becoming a Canadian Citizen.