Duration of sponsorship
 
 
 
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Duration of sponsorship (undertaking)

The obligations of the sponsor (guarantor) take effect as soon as the sponsored person obtains permanent resident status.

 

Sponsored person
Duration of sponsorship
(undertaking)
Comments
Spouse, common-law partner or conjugal partner
3 years
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Child under 13 years
of age
Minimum 10 years
10 years or until the age
of majority (18 years old),
whichever is longer
Child 13 years
of age and older
Minimum 3 years
3 years or until the age of 22,
whichever is longer
Other relatives
10 years
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IMPORTANT : An undertaking cannot be terminated. Obtaining Canadian citizenship, a separation or divorce or moving to another province do not constitute grounds for terminating the undertaking agreement. Moreover, even if your financial situation deteriorates, the undertaking agreement will remain in effect.

 

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