Passport Canada can refuse to issue a passport for a variety of reasons. Our Ottawa immigration lawyersFormer Canadian citizens who willingly gave up their citizenship are allowed to apply for resumption of Citizenship. Our Ottawa immigration lawyers at Gerami Law PC can assist you by assessing your options to resume your Canadian citizenship. We will advocate on your behalf before Citizenship and Immigration officials and ensure you receive strong representation.
Individuals could be eligible for resumption of citizenship if they had been Canadian Citizens, became permanent residents and lived in Canada for at least one year immediately before they apply. Individuals with revoked citizenship, convicted of indictable offences under the Citizenship Act with the previous three years, currently charged with an indictable offence, in prison, on probation, or under a removal order, or under investigation for a war crime or crimes against humanity are not eligible for resumption of citizenship.