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Age of Dependent Children will not Change as of January 2, 2014

Please be advised that a proposal to reduce the age of dependents from under 22 to under 19 was pre-published in the Canada Gazette Part I on May 18, 2013, along with the proposed regulatory changes to the Parent and Grandparent (PGP) Immigrant Program. The proposal to change the age of dependent children will not be coming into force at the time the PGP Immigrant Program which will re-open on January 2, 2014.

For additional information, please contact Green and Spiegel, LLP.