Processing fees for certain Economic classes increasing effective April 30 2020.

Below is the Gazette link as well as a summary of which applications get affected: NOTE: This is a two-step plan and the second set of increase begin in 2 years which affects almost all remaining applications.

http://www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p2/2020/2020-04-01/html/sor-dors45-eng.html

  • Fees for principal applicants of the Economic non-business class will go from $550 to $825 (an increase of 50%). Note: this increase will not apply to fees for principal applicants and their families in the Caregivers programs, which will remain unchanged.
  • Fees for spouses or common-law partners of all Economic classes will go from $550 to $825 (an increase of 50%).
  • Fees for dependent children of all Economic classes will go from $150 to $225 (an increase of 50%).
  • The right of permanent resident fee will increase from $490 to $500 (an increase of 2%).

 

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