Marrying A Canadian Citizen: How to Obtain Spousal Sponsorship from Houston

Canada’s Family Class Immigration program is a great way for families to reunite in Canada, especially married couples. However, instances of immigration marriage fraud have made it much more difficult for honest couples to successfully sponsor one another to Canada. For the best results with your application for spousal sponsorship, have your application reviewed by a licensed immigration lawyer. 

Sponsoring a Spouse to Canada

1. When you sponsor a spouse, you will apply to sponsor that family member and your sponsorship application will be processed by the Case Processing Center. You will be notified if you are approved as a sponsor. Meanwhile, your spouse must also apply for permanent residency in Canada.

2. Spousal sponsorship requires a completed application package and supporting documents. These documents can differ depending on your situation.??3. The sponsored spouse must arrange a medical examination and include the results in their application if they currently live outside of Canada. ??4. Pay the fee for the processing of the spousal sponsorship application. ??5. Have an immigration lawyer review your case to ensure you are an eligible sponsor and that you have not made any mistakes or omissions on your application that could result in it being denied or delayed. ??6. Submit the application.

Spousal Sponsorship lawyers in Canada

Spousal sponsorship is a complicated undertaking and you will have to be extremely careful in how you proceed with your application. A licensed immigration lawyer can make all the difference, so consider hiring one for your spousal sponsorship case. It will be worth it in the end.

If you are someone whose recent spousal sponsorship application was denied, you may only have a certain amount of time in which to appeal. Please contact us as soon as possible for help.

Any information provided here does not constitute legal advice and is intended for general information only. Should you require legal advise, you are encouraged to contact a lawyer directly. All blog postings are public and are not subject to solicitor/client confidentially. Case results depend on a variety of factors unique to each case, and case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any further case undertaken by the lawyer.