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A Guide to Voting in Ontario’s Provincial Election

This resource answers questions about voting in Ontario provincial elections. Prepared for newcomers, it explains who can vote, how to get on the voters list, what issues provincial governments make decisions about, what the role of the Member of Provincial Parliament (MPP) is, and where and when to vote.

Available in:

English, Français

Produced by:

Settlement.Org

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2019

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Choose an immigration or citizenship representative

This Government of Canada website has tips about finding an immigration or citizenship representative, either paid or unpaid, and how to protect yourself from fraud.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2019

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Citizenship and Immigration Canada

The web site of Citizenship and Immigration Canada has information, application forms, and guides on topics such as:

  • Visiting, studying, and working temporarily in Canada
  • Immigrating to Canada
  • Making a refugee claim
  • Becoming a permanent resident
  • Applying for citizenship
  • Sponsoring family members
  • International adoption

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2019

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Should I get help with my immigration application from an immigration consultant or lawyer?

This resource has information for newcomers who are thinking about using a consultant or lawyer to represent them or to help with an immigration application. It discusses paid and unpaid consultants and what to look for in a consultant.

Available in:

English, Français

Produced by:

Settlement.Org

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2019

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Applying for Canadian citizenship

This section of the Canadian Council for Refugees website has information on these topics:

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Booklet/PDF, Web

Produced/Updated In:

2018

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Canadian citizenship

On this Government of Canada website, you can apply to become a Canadian citizen, prepare for the citizenship test, and find out how you can resume or give up your Canadian citizenship.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2018

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Citizenship waivers: Medical opinions

This section of the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada website has information about the processing of waivers and the use of Request for Medical Opinion forms. 

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2018

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Come to Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada has created a web tool to help users learn how they might visit, study, or live in Canada.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2018

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Discover Canada – Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship

This section of the Government of Canada website is part of a study guide used by newcomers to prepare for the citizenship test. It is also available on audio.

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2018

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Find out if you’re eligible — Citizenship

This Government of Canada website lists the conditions you must meet to be eligible for citizenship, and has information about each of them:

  • Permanent Resident status
  • Time you have lived in Canada
  • Income tax filing
  • Language skills
  • How well you know Canada
  • Prohibitions

Available in:

English, Français

Format:

Web

Produced/Updated In:

2018