Spouse or Common-Law Partner Sponsoring partner for Canadian residency is key for citizens and residents, fostering permanent status. Parents & Grandparents Bring parents/grandparents to Canada via PGP. Approval allows citizenship application. Consult immigration expert for sponsorship. Dependent Child Sponsorship Family Class programs prioritize sponsorship of relatives, a substantial portion of Canada’s immigration intake. Other/Lonely Family Member Canada’s family sponsorship prioritizes reunification by sponsoring relatives, including minors and orphans for unity. Super Visa Super Visa reunites parents and grandparents with citizens/residents. Extended stays up to 2 years, no visa extensions. Financial Requirements Sponsoring family requires proving financial support. IRCC uses Minimum Necessary Income (MNI) to assess capability.