Canada offers citizenship through naturalization and by birth in Canada. Applications and processing times for a citizenship certificate and a list of documents accepted as proof of Canadian citizenship.
- 18 years old or older
- must have been physically present in Canada as a permanent resident for at least 1,095 days during the 5 years immediately before the date of your application
- English or French language skill, if under age 54
- Not be under a removal order
- Not have a criminal prohibition
- Pay processing fees