Canada Abroad

Happy Citizenship Week!

Did you know that starting today October 21st, 2013 Citizenship Week has officially begun in Canada? Citizenship Week will run from October 21st, 2013 to October 27th, 2013.

There will be events across Canada which include Citizenship ceremonies and reaffirmation ceremonies. Also if you are in the area be sure to check out Niagara Falls and the CN Tower as they will be lit up in red and white for the celebration!

If you would like to find out more about events in your area you can visit the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website at:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/celebrate/citiweek.asp

If you are curious about finding out if you are eligible to apply for Canadian Citizenship you can also visit the Citizenship and Immigration Canada website to find out more about Citizenship requirements, the application process, fees and the Citizenship test.

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/citizenship/become-eligibility.asp

Also, if you think you may already be a Canadian Citizen you can visit the site below to confirm. The link also provides an easy to read list of how you can become a Citizen as well as what will not obtain you Citizenship:

http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/citizenship/rules/index.asp

Happy Citizenship Week to all of our fellow Canadians!