Online Guide for Newcomers to Prince Edward Island, Canada

Canadian Citizenship

As a new immigrant, after you have taken care of all your basic settlement needs and spent enough time in Canada with permanent resident status, it is time to think about becoming Canadian citizen. With citizenship come rights and responsibilities. For people 18 years of age or older, one of the primary differences between permanent resident status and that of a citizen is the right to vote in democratic elections.

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