Includes sponsorship of family members.
Some indicators of legal issues
What the clients may say:
- "I want my partner and children to come live with me in Canada permanently."
- "My partner sponsored me so I could come to Canada, but now he/she is abusing me."
- "Although my partner sponsored me less than three years ago, he/she is now unemployed and can’t support me any more."
- "I sponsored my partner to come to Canada. Because we are not married and haven’t lived together for over a year, the application was refused."
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