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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Version of section 51 from 2006-03-22 to 2008-09-16:

Marginal note:Examination — permanent residents

 A foreign national who holds a permanent resident visa and is seeking to become a permanent resident at a port of entry must

  • (a) inform the officer if

    • (i) the foreign national has become a spouse or common-law partner or has ceased to be a spouse, common-law partner or conjugal partner after the visa was issued, or

    • (ii) material facts relevant to the issuance of the visa have changed since the visa was issued or were not divulged when it was issued; and

  • (b) establish, at the time of examination, that they and their family members, whether accompanying or not, meet the requirements of the Act and these Regulations.

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