Resources for Newcomers Seeking Info about Canadian Citizenship

Here is some information about changes to the application process for obtaining Canadian Citizenship.

An excellent first step is to visit the Citizenship Canada site which provides an overview about the process, who can apply, how to apply, after you apply, and more details about the Citizenship Test and Interview.

This online resource from has a lot of detailed, current information for newcomers to answer questions about the process for finding out if one has the language proof for citizenship.

Another really useful resource that explains the befits of citizenship, describes the process, and provides test prep, is available from

For more information about the new citizenship application process, or to sign up for individualized tutoring and orientation sessions to help complete the citizenship application or prepare for the citizenship test, please contact Glenn Groulx at 250-624-9498 at the Prince Rupert Settlement Services for Immigrants in Prince Rupert. 

Our services for newcomers and immigrants are available free of charge in Prince Rupert thanks to funding from Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada and BC Settlement and Integration Services.