Eliminating Citizenship Application Fees for Permanent Residents

Permanent residents are deeply committed members of our communities. They work hard, start new businesses, pay taxes, raise their families, and do so in hope that they will one day be full citizens. Becoming a citizen allows new immigrants to fully participate in Canadian society. It should not be subject to a user fee.

A re-elected Liberal government will:

  • Make the application process free for permanent residents who have fulfilled the requirements needed to obtain it.