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Can I Sponsor My 16 Year Old Sister? 

ForumUser
ForumUser
Posts: 503


Posted On: 2/8/2018
ForumUser
ForumUser
Posts: 503
Hello,

I am a permanent resident.

I just wanted to know if I can sponsor my 16 year old sister to come and live with me.

Our dad died in 2005 and her mom is struggling to maintain her by herself.

Please confirm. thanks,
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PMM
PMM
Posts: 501


Posted On: 2/9/2018
PMM
PMM
Posts: 501
Hi

ForumUser wrote:
Hello,

I am a permanent resident.

I just wanted to know if I can sponsor my 16 year old sister to come and live with me.

Our dad died in 2005 and her mom is struggling to maintain her by herself.

Please confirm. thanks,



1. No, you can't sponsor your sister as she is not an orphan.
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ayeshakhan
ayeshakhan
Posts: 5


Posted On: 4/17/2018
ayeshakhan
ayeshakhan
Posts: 5
ForumUser wrote:
Hello,

I am a permanent resident.

I just wanted to know if I can sponsor my 16 year old sister to come and live with me.

Our dad died in 2005 and her mom is struggling to maintain her by herself.

Please confirm. thanks,



Again contact the immigration department and clarify. There are certain cases where they may allow people to sponsor certain family members.
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