Permanent resident has the option to become Canadian citizen after meeting the necessary requirements:
- to be present in Canada for at least 1095 days for the last 5 years.
- to prove English of French language proficiency
- have filed your taxes, if you need to
- pass a citizenship test
Permanent Residence card renewal
Permanent residence card is valid 5 years only. In order to be renewed the person need to meet residency requirement in Canada and other requirements.