Canada Border Crossing Services
Any non-Canadian who possesses a criminal record may not be allowed into Canada. A Permit is required to be approved before traveling.
Even a DUI conviction may prevent passage into Canada.
A Temporary Resident Permit (TRP) is valid for business and/or pleasure for a restricted period of time. This is usually one or two years in duration. The temporary resident permit is usually awarded to those whose offences are less than 5 years from the expiration of the sentence. This application can take an average of 4 months to process and is valid for multiple entries into Canada.
Rehabilitation is awarded to those who have completed their criminal sentence more than 5 years ago. This is a permanent approval valid for business or pleasure and never needs to be renewed. This application may take 6 – 12 months to complete and is valid providing the applicant does not re-offend.
Canada Border Crossing Services offers thorough assessments, professional service, affordable rates, and a timely turnaround.
We have 25+ years of experience handling criminal offences such as:
For a FREE consultation please fill in the short form to the right.
If you prefer to provide us with additional information, use the long form.
Call 1-(800) 438-7020 between 9:00 AM and 4:30 PM Central Standard time.
For information on temporary immigration services, including work and study, please click the following link: Temporary Immigration.pdf.