As per Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, permanent residency is a privilege given to a permanent resident. With it comes responsibilities and obligation for best permanent resident visa agent in Mississauga.

For a permanent resident to renew his/her residency must reside in Canada for 730 days with respect to every 5-year period. 730 days can be achieved in the following ways.

  • Being physically present in Canada for 730 days in the last 5 years.
  • If a permanent resident is out of Canada then he/she can fulfil residency obligation only if with the person they have accompanying is a Canadian Citizen.
  • If a permanent resident is employed abroad by a Canadian Business or is station abroad on a government job.
  • Accompanying abroad a parent, spouse, or a common law partner who is either working for a Canadian company or government.

An officer at the port of entry has the right to question a permanent resident if he/she has not complied with the residency obligations and is therefore subject to detention or judicial review. A permanent resident can appeal regarding residency obligations at Immigration Appeal Division (IAD), if rejected the appeal can go to higher courts for review.