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Canada Immigration Update- Now a New Document will be Required for the Super Visa Program

Posted - 21, Jun 2016

Now to apply for the popular Super Visa Program, a new document would be required as per the latest IRCC (Immigration Refugee and Citizenship Canada) update. The super visa program allows the parents and grandparents of the Canadian citizens and permanent residents to come to Canada as visitors for the extensive time.

The Super Visa program Benefits

The Super Visa allows the visa holder to enter in Canada multiple times for up to 10 years with a first entry time up to two years. Whereas, the normal visitor visa only allows multiple 6 months entry in Canada for up to ten years to the visa holder. Recently the federal government has increased the PGP visa limit to double in the interest of applicants and sponsors of this particular visa.

What is the new document required for Super visa program?

The Sponsor (Canadian permanent resident or citizen sponsoring the parent and grandparent to Canada) of super visa will now have to meet the minimum income threshold as per IRCC new regulation. Now IRCC will ask for the tax document to analyze the income. The document such needed will include the printouts of CRA (Canada Revenue Agency) My Account.

This new document requirement for Super Visa has been implemented with immediate effect. It is also included in the document checklist of Super Visa Program.

What are the key requirements of Super visa program?

To apply for the PGP super visa a candidate must:

  • Be a parent or grandparent of a canadian permanent resident or Canadian citizen.
  • Fulfill the other key requirements for the program
  • Be authorized to enter in Canada
The immigration officer shall verify various things before decinding on the application for PGP super visa.

A candidate also need to:
  • confirm that their child or grandchild in Canada fulfill the  minimum income threshold
  • Give a written statement issued by the sponsor or child or grandchild who is suppose to provider him/her the financial support in Canada
  • have authorized Canadian medical insurance coverage for minimum 1 year
  • Go through the immigration medical exam.
How to apply for Super Visa Program to visit and stay with your child and grandchild in Canada?

The Super Visa program is the most popular way to immigrate to Canada to meet your children or grandchildren in Canada. If you need assistance to apply in the PGP super visa program, you may contact the registered immigration expert for Canada at Visas Avenue Immigration.

You can call the Visas Avenue expert at contact nos. 011-48447777 (Delhi) or 080-46668222 (Bangalore) or can mail your queries to

You can also fill the free assessment form to get your profile assessed and receive a call from expert. Visas Avenue Immigration is a to immigration Consultancy Company in India that helps the immigrants to complete the immigration process with complete accuracy and subsequently reach to their destined countries, i.e. Canada, USA, Australia, New Zealand, UK, Denmark, Hong Kong, etc. countries.


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