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Whether you’ve moved to Calgary years ago or just recently arrived, our guides can help you find the services and programs that are right for you.

Canadian Citizenship

Do my children need to take English classes to apply for Canadian citizenship?

There are different rules for minors (those under the age of 18), and adults (everyone aged 18 and older) for applying for Canadian citizenship. The rules in this article apply to permanent residents. They also apply to those who have one or both parents that are Canadian citizens, or are about to become a citizen at the same time as the child.

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TIES is located on the traditional territories of the people of the Treaty 7 region, which includes the Blackfoot Confederacy comprising the Siksika, Piikani and Kanai First Nations, the Tsuut’ina First Nation, and the Stoney Nakoda including the Chiniki, Bearspaw and Wesley First Nations. The City of Calgary is also home to Métis Nation of Alberta, Region III.