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Who Can You Sponsor

This Family Class will not allow you to bring your extended family to Canada. This program is limited to immediate family. When you are sponsoring family you will be limited to sponsoring the following relations:

• Spouse / Common-Law Partner / Conjugal Partner
• Parent (including adoptive parents)
• Child
• Grandchild
• Brothers, sisters, nephews, nieces, or grandchildren who are orphaned AND are under 18 AND do not have a spouse or common-law partner

A Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident can also sponsor any one relative to Canada, regardless of age, but only if they do not have a living relative who is one of the following AND they do not have any other living relatives who are a Canadian Citizen, Canadian Permanent Resident or a Registered Indian:

• Your spouse/common-law/conjugal partner
• Your child
• Your parent
• Your grandparent
• Your sibling
• Your aunt or uncle

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