2020 Parents and Grandparents Program


OTTAWA: Gerald Soroka, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, wishes to advise that the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship’s announced yesterday the 2020 Parents and Grandparents (PGP) Program application for those interested in sponsoring a parent or grandparent to immigrate to Canada. The application window for the interest to sponsor form is open for a three-week period until November 3, 2020, where interested individuals can apply to sponsor their parents and/or grandparents for Canadian permanent residence.
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will then randomly select 10,000 interested applicants through a lottery to apply to become a sponsor for the Parents and Grandparents Program. Once selected applicants will have 60 days to submit their application.

More information can be found at: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/news/2020/10/how-will-the-2020-parents-and-grandparents-program-intake-process-work.html

The interest to sponsor form can be found at: https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/immigrate-canada/family-sponsorship/sponsor-parents-grandparents/tell-us-you-want-sponsor-parent-grandparent.html