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Candidates for Citizenship Worried Over Voter Cards

Candidates for Citizenship Worried Over Voter Cards

As you may well know only Canadian citizens are able to vote in federal elections. Voting is one of the core democratic rights that come with the Canadian citizenship and is a responsibility. Voting illegally results in a criminal charge and a possible conviction for the perpetrator. Surprise stroke Helene Darnet when she found a […]

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada will be helping LGBT Refugees

The minister of citizenship and immigration Jason Kenney announced a pilot where Canada will be assisting LGBT refugees persecuted in their home countries. In association with the Rainbow Refugee Committee, Canada will be sponsoring refugees from all over the globe. Kenney stated that immigration and citizenship department will be directing $100,000 CAD in assistance to […]

Discover Canada team receives a Public Service

Discover Canada team receives a Public Service Award of Excellence

Canada’s citizenship guide, which helps newcomers prepare for the citizenship test and informs Canadians about their rights and responsibilities, had not been revised since 1995. The job assigned to the Discover Canada Citizenship Guide Team was immense. How do you accurately reflect Canadian values and expectations of citizenship? How do you decide what key events […]

How long will it take until I get invited to the Canadian

How long will it take until I get invited to the Canadian Citizenship Test ?

TestCanada.com has published a new tool: a calculator of your approximate waiting time from the moment of application until the citizenship oath. It is based on the official information provided by Citizenship and Immigration Canada, as well as on the information provided to us by our users. TestCanada.com has been offering online training for the […]

Changes to the Citizenship Test

Changes to the Citizenship Test and the Discover Canada Guide

The citizenship test is about to change ones more. As many of you may remember the last mayor change to the test was back in 2009 with the implementation of the actual study guide Discover Canada. However the changes to the citizenship test where applied much later than that in October 2008 with the abolition […]

Worrying Failing Rates in Etobicoke

Worrying Failing Rates in Etobicoke

With the introduction of the new citizenship test in October 14 this year the failing rates all around the Nation had increase in a worrying manner. It is calculated that Canada has 32-35% failing rate in the new citizenship test making the regional office swim in loads of work and citizenship judges interviews in an […]

New Citizenship Test Failure Rates Up in the Sky

The new citizenship Test has been implemented since October 14. This is a change that took almost half a year to hit the test centers and the citizenship application all over Canada. As you may well know the former test based on the much shorter and simpler guide had a 60% passing score which meant […]

Canada Finally Updates the Citizenship Examination

Canada Finally Updates the Citizenship Examination

A few new changes in the Canadian citizenship test have come into effect since October 13 Operational Bulletin 244 was launched by the CIC. After the update of the resource book in March 2010 the CIC has made joined efforts to update all offices and make a smooth transition in between the old and new […]