Professional Services

Refugee Class

Refugee Classes

Refugees and people needing protection are people in or outside Canada who fear returning to their home country. In keeping with its humanitarian tradition and international obligations, Canada provides protection to thousands of people every year. Canada offers refugee protection to people in Canada who fear persecution or whose removal from Canada would subject them […]

Appeal Process


Removal Order A permanent resident of Canada, a refugee, or a foreign national with a permanent resident visa who has been ordered removed from Canada, may appeal to the Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). Note: A person may not appeal if he or she has been found […]

Admissibility Hearing

Admissibility Hearing/ Detention Review

Admissibility Hearing At the request of the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), foreign nationals or permanent residents who are believed to have contravened the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (IRPA) appear before the Immigration Division (ID) of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) for admissibility hearings. (In a limited number of cases, Citizenship […]

Border Representation

Border Representation

Border Representation


Rehabilitation/ TRP/ ARC

Rehabilitation This application is for people who are inadmissible to Canada because of past criminal activity and who wish to overcome the inadmissibility in order to obtain temporary or permanent admission to Canada. People with criminal convictions in Canada but no foreign convictions can apply to the National Parole Board for a pardon. They do […]