Parent and Grandparent Super Visa Insurance

Jason Kenney, the Canadian immigration minister had promised that Canada Super Visa will help parents caught up in immigration backlog to visit their children. It was stated to be a generous visa facility for coming to Canada.Kenney has announced that Canada intends to grant visas to 35,000 parents and grandparents of immigrants in 2013.

You may be eligible to apply for the Parent and Grandparent Super Visa – which is valid for up to 10 years and allows an applicant to remain in Canada for up to 24 months at a time without the need for renewal of their status.

Who can apply?

To apply for the Parent and Grandparent Super Visa, you must:

  • be the parent or grandparent of a Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of Canada.
  • be found admissible to Canada and
  • meet certain other conditions.

How can apply?

  • You can apply online as well on paper.
  • Get the application package
  • Pay your application fees
  • Submit your application

How long it takes to process your application varies depending on the visa office where you applied.You may need to go for an interview with a visa officer.You will need a medical exam to be allowed to enter Canada under the new Parent and Grandparent Super Visa. A Canadian immigration officer will send you instructions about what to do.

The Super Visa for parent and grandparent is good because if the applicant can meet all the requirements, they can be issued the visa promptly. The downside however is that the program tends to favor those who have the financial capability. First, the low income requirement on the sponsor is not really that low. Many planning to be sponsoring immigrants are most likely will not hurdle the limit because they are new and are just establishing themselves in Canada. Secondly, the medical insurance is extremely dear. And worst of all the validity of the insurance is set at one year regardless of whether the visitor intends to stay for only a month.

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