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Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (SOR/2002-227)

Regulations are current to 2023-09-19 and last amended on 2023-06-22. Previous Versions

Marginal note:Applicant in Canada

 If an exemption from paragraphs 72(1)(a), (c) and (d) is granted under subsection 25(1), 25.1(1) or 25.2(1) of the Act with respect to a foreign national in Canada who has made the applications referred to in section 66, the foreign national becomes a permanent resident if, following an examination, it is established that the foreign national meets the requirements set out in paragraphs 72(1)(b) and (e) and

  • (a) in the case of a foreign national who intends to reside in the Province of Quebec and is not a member of the family class or a person whom the Board has determined to be a Convention refugee, the competent authority of that Province is of the opinion that the foreign national meets the selection criteria of the Province;

  • (b) the foreign national is not otherwise inadmissible; and

  • (c) the family members of the foreign national, whether accompanying or not, are not inadmissible.

  • SOR/2004-167, s. 22
  • SOR/2010-252, s. 3
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