Adopted Child

Two parts of  to adopt a child from another country and they are application for sponsorship and application for permanent residence for the child

Eligibility for Adopted Child Sponsorship:

To be eligible for this program the following conditions have to be met:

How to Apply Sponsorship Application of Adopted Child:

To apply for sponsorship of a dependent or adopted child the following steps have to be taken:

  1. Fill out the application.
  2. Gather all requisite documents. The documents that you will need are as follow:
    1. Proof of dependency or adoption.
    2. Police certificates and criminal records.
    3. Medical certificates for both sponsor and child being sponsored.
    4. Income statements proving the sponsor can financially support the child being sponsored.
    5. Fingerprints and photos of sponsor and child being sponsored.
    6. Birth certificates of children below 18 years of age.
    7. In case the aforementioned documents are not in English or French translation documents would be required.
    8. Certification of true copies of the aforementioned documents.
  3. Get the application signed and dated.
  4. Pay application processing fees.
  5. Submit your application.

In case there is any change in addresses, phone numbers, or any other contact details the visa office should be informed ASAP.