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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations

Version of section 51 from 2008-09-17 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Examination — permanent residents

 A foreign national who holds a permanent resident visa and is seeking to become a permanent resident must, at the time of their examination,

  • (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 that they and their family members, whether accompanying or not, meet the requirements of the Act and these Regulations.

  • SOR/2008-253, s. 2

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