If you are looking into sponsoring a spouse/common law/conjugal partner to Canada but unsure whether to file inland or overseas then watch our video to determine your options available.
Inland vs Overseas Sponsorship
Spousal Sponsorship applications are when two people would like to get together and sponsor their significant other whether they are in Canada or outside of Canada. For spousal application you can submit your application either inside of Canada or outside of Canada. When submitting an Inland Spousal Sponsorship application as the applicant you have to be physically present in Canada. The benefit of Inland Sponsorship is that you can be together with your spouse while your application is being processed. Also, when submitting an Inland Sponsorship application your spouse can apply for an Open Work Permit along with the spousal application. The downside to Inland Sponsorship application is that you cannot exit the country once the application is submitted. If you decide to exit the country the officer may deny you entry and ask you to submit an Overseas Sponsorship application. The benefit of Overseas Sponsorship application is that they are sometimes processed faster than Inland Sponsorship application. Processing times depend on your spouse’s country of citizenship. Please see cic.gc.ca for application processing time as each country has different time frames. Also, with Overseas Sponsorship application you can travel with ease, you are not constraint to one location.
If you are debating if you should file an inland or overseas sponsorship application, give us a call let us assess your situation and we will inform you which is the best option for you.
With Akrami & Associates there is always a way!!
If you like this video please subscribe to our channel!
We hope you enjoy the video!
For more information on Family Class Sponsorship and many other immigration matters, check out our site:
or Call us at
416-477-2545 | 1-877-820-7121
416 477 2570 | 1 877 622 8182
Tags: Should I File Inland or Overseas Spousal Sponsorship Application pros of inland sponsorship Canada Family Class Sponsorship Requirements inland vs overseas sponsorship application for canada Canada Spousal Sponsorship videos Canada Spousal Sponsorship Application Requirements for Sponsoring my Family to Canada Inland vs Overseas Spousal Sponsorhsip Application How to Sponsor my Family to Canada Family Class Sponsorship Document Guidelines Canadian Family Class Sponsorship Family Class Sponsorship