Spouse Sponsor

A Canadian citizen or permanent resident, can sponsor his or her:

  • Spouse.

  • Common-law or conjugal partner, or

  • Dependent children.

to emigrate to Canada. To sponsor a family member to migrate to Canada, you must provide proof that you can:

  • meet their basic needs—such as food, clothing and shelter, as well as provide for yourself and your family,

  • support your relative financially and

  • Esure your spouse or relative does not need to ask for financial help from the government.