Temporary Residence

Temporary residency refers to visitors who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents but are legally authorized to enter Canada for a temporary purpose, including international students, foreign workers and tourists (some foreign nationals require a Temporary Resident Visa to visit Canada) to:

 

  1. Visit a Canadian on holiday;
  2. Visit family; or
  3. Conduct business.
Canadian Immigration for families, spouses and common-law partners