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Spouse / Common Law / Conjugal Partner Sponsorship

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Canadian Citizens and permanent residents can sponsor their Spouse / Common Law  or Conjugal Partner for Permanent residence of Canada:

SPOUSE: A person with whom you are legally married. For the purpose of sponsorship for Canadian Permanent Residence, your spouse must be of 18 years age at the time of sponsorship.


The Common-Law partner is not legally married to you, can be either sex and must be at least 18 year old. In order to be a Considered as a Common-law partner, you must have been living together for at least 12 months consecutive months in a conjugal relationship without any long periods apart.


The conjugal partner is neither married nor in a common-law nor conjugal relationship with you but has been in a relationship with you for one year, lives outside Canada and can not live with you or marry in their country of residence or marry you because of significant legal and immigration reasons.


You can sponsor your spouse, Common-law or conjugal partner if:

  • You’re at least 18 years old
  • You’re a Canadian citizen, a permanent resident of Canada, or a person registered in Canada as an Indian under the Canadian Indian Act
    • If you’re a Canadian citizen living outside Canada, you must show that you plan to live in Canada when the persons you want to sponsor become permanent residents.
    • You can’t sponsor someone if you’re a permanent resident living outside Canada.
  • You’re able to prove that you’re not receiving social assistance for reasons other than a disability
  • you can provide for the basic needs of any persons you want to sponsor

Financial Requirements:

For Sponsorship of spouse, common law and conjugal partner and dependent children, you do not need to show any financial requirement. However, for sponsorship of the others you need to prove your certain income and financial requirements.


Sponsorship application is a two staged process. In the first stage, sponsor’s eligibility is evaluated. Upon completion of sponsor’s eligibility to sponsor, applicant’s eligibility and admissibility are assessed.


At Euro Immigration Consultants, we are experienced and licensed to compile and submit your sponsorship and Permanent Residence application under this category and represent you before IRCC. We have huge experience in handling sponsorship application from various countries.



As a first step applicants are assessed for their eligibility in the said class of immigration.


After completion of eligibility review, applicants and any accompanying family members are assessed for Admissibility as per the Canadian Immigration & Refugees Protection Act. The admissibility assessment process can take longer depending upon country of origin of the applicant, country of Application and several other factors. The seven factors that can make an applicant inadmissible from applying for Canadian Permanent Residence are:

1.     Security

2.     Human or International Rights Violation

3.     Serious Criminality

4.     Organized Criminality

5.     Health Issues

6.     Financial Reasons

7.     Misrepresentation


ASSESSMENT: For an detailed assessment of your profile please submit our online assessment form or contact us.

Our Regulated Immigration Consultant Mr. Ahmad Junaid Salik-Member ICCRC # R509291 will review your profile and book a consultation meeting to assess your advise and start process accordingly.

Next Steps:

i.                 Eligible candidates are invited for a Zoom / in person meeting with our consultant at which applicants get a chance to discuss their case at length.

ii.                Applicants are sent our retainer agreement

iii.              Upon receipt of signed retainer agreement and initial instalment of Professional fee, client file is opened at our end.

iv.              Client is sent a link of our CRM in which client can track all his records, payment, upload documents, actions performed by our team and progress of client application.

v.                At Euro Immigration Consultants, we charge our professional fee in 2-3 instalments as per the task ahead.


Toronto based licensed Canadian Immigration firm operating since 2013 in Canada and 2002 internationally. We are experienced in all areas of Canadian Immigration.


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