Online applications available for proof of citizenship and search of citizenship records
Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is now accepting online applications to request proof of citizenship and search citizenship records. Applicants can submit their applications, pay the related fees, and send any required supporting documents online using the secure portal. Online applications can be used to: * request a replacement citizenship certificate (proof) that does not require changes to the information on the certificate (such as name, date of birth) * submit straightforward claims for proof of citizenship by descent, as defined under the Citizenship Act * request a search of citizenship records for an applicant
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