30000 applicants to be invited under Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program

30000 applicants to be invited under Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program

Canada Immigration news: 30000 applicants to be invited under Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program (PGP). As per the latest news coming in from Canada, IRCC will start inviting applicants under the PGP. Also, Canada will issue invites by Oct 07, 2021. 

If you get an invite under this draw, then you will have 60 days to submit a complete application. Besides, this program helps permanent residents and Canadian citizens to sponsor their parents and grandparents. As a result, the sponsored party can get permanent residence in Canada. Also, they will be able to enjoy the multiple benefits of getting PR. 


Who can sponsor their parents and grandparents under the PGP?

As a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident, you can become a sponsor if you:

  • Get an invitation to apply.
  • Are a minimum of 18 years of age.
  • Are currently living in Canada.
  • Also, are:
    • Canadian citizen, or
    • Permanent resident of Canada, or
    • Are Indian as per the Indian Act in Canada.
  • Besides, have enough funds to sponsor the person you are supporting.
    • Must show proof of income.
    • Have spouse/common-law partner co-sign if showing combined income.
  • Meet all the terms as per the IRPA and IRPR.


30000 applicants to be invited under Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program. But who can not apply?

Under the PGP, you can not apply if you:

  • Do not get an invitation to apply.
  • Are less than 18 years of age.
  • Will not be living in Canada
    • Either when you will be sponsoring your parents and grandparents or when your parents and grandparents become PR holders.
    • Are not a Canadian citizen, PR holder, or an Indian as per the Canadian Indian Act.
  •  Are a temporary resident who is visiting, studying, or working on an applicable temporary visa.
  • Your PR application is currently processing.
    • However, at the time of applying to PGP, you must have a PR status. 
  • Besides, you do not have enough funds to sponsor your parents and grandparents.


Canada is all set to invite people who qualify under PGP. If you wish to sponsor your parents and grandparents, then you must apply now. However, as per the current news, Canada is offering invites to people whose application is already in the PGP pool in 2020. 


But you can now apply for 2021 if you meet the above terms. In short, apply now and sponsor your parents and grandparents soon. Because Canada understands the value of having your family next to you. As a result, Canada offers pathways for PR holders and citizens to sponsor the ones they love. After that, they can come to Canada as a PR holder.


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