Entry/Exit Program – The Canadian Govt. has had the option to follow explorers entering and leaving the nation via land Since February 2019.
The quantity of days you live in Canada is important to a few Canadian Visas. Guest Visas, Student Visas, Work Visas, Permanent Residency Visas just as Canadian Citizenship all consider the total number of days you have lived in Canada.
Through the Entry/Exit Program, IRCC can follow your developments from the Canadian Border Services Agency. For example, in the event that you go from Canada to the United States, your essential data is sent to the CBSA in a “Leave Report”. The data incorporates:
• Your complete name
• Your date of birth
• Your nationality and citizenship
• Your sex
• Visa data like number, type and nation of issuance.
Canada will expand the Entry/Exit Program to air travel by June 2020.
What is the motivation behind the Entry/Exit Program?
A few Canadian Visas expect you to satisfy some residency necessities, particularly Canadian PR Visas and Citizenship. You have to have lived in Canada for at any rate 1095 days to meet all requirements for Canadian citizenship.
The Entry/Exit Program would likewise have the option to tell if an outside national has outstayed his visa.
Data from the CBSA would help IRCC decide the qualification of a remote national for a Canadian Visa. The data would likewise help IRCC explore extortion cases identified with migration, travel and citizenship programs.
In what manner will IRCC utilize the data?
IRCC says that it would utilize the data from the CBSA for all movement and citizenship applications. It would likewise utilize the data for examination purposes.
Immigration – Temporary Residence Visas
Data from the Entry/Exit Program would help decide whether the visa candidate had recently exceeded their visa.
Data from the Entry/Exit Program would be utilized for the accompanying visas:
• Temporary Resident Visas
• Visitor records
• Temporary Resident Permits
• Work Permits
• Work Permit expansions
• Study Permits
• Study Permit expansions
• eTAs (Electronic Travel Authorizations)
IRCC will utilize Entry/Exit Program data for the accompanying:
• PR cards
• PR travel records
• Overseas exiles
• Family-class sponsorships
The data accessible from the Entry/Exit Program would help track the number of days an applicant spends inside and outside of Canada. You should go through 730 days out of 5 years inside Canada to meet all requirements for Canadian Permanent Residency.
Inland refugee claims
IRCC will utilize the passage and leave data to research the movement history of shelter searchers. Conflicting data could prompt further examination.
You need to demonstrate your physical nearness in Canada for 1095 days inside 5 years going before the application to meet all requirements for Canadian citizenship.
IRCC will utilize the data to check if a candidate has made a bogus case about their physical nearness in Canada to acquire citizenship. The data will likewise be utilized to find out if an individual is qualified for a Canadian identification.
You reserve the privilege to demand a duplicate of your movement history. In the event of a mistake, the IRCC may request that the CBSA amend the equivalent.
Notwithstanding, the IRCC must agree to the Privacy Act. They can’t reveal passage and leave data except if it is fundamental under the Immigration Refugee Protection Act.
CBSA is permitted to impart data to Employment and Social Development Canada, Canada Revenue Agency and Royal Canadian Mountain Police.