Initial PR Card
The PR card is used to provide proof that you are a permanent resident intent. It is useful when traveling outside of Canada. You will also need this card in order to re-enter the Canada whether you are traveling by plane train bus boat or car.
Permanent residents will be required to show their permanent resident card when traveling back to Canada in order to prove their permanent resident status. If you are not carrying your PR card when traveling outside of Canada, you will be required to obtain a permanent resident travel document before you will be able to return to Canada by air.
The expiration of your PR card does not mean that you’ve lost permanent resident status.
In order to obtain a PR card, a detailed application process is required. You’ll be required to complete various documents in order to successfully apply. It is extremely important that the requisite information and supporting evidence is furnished. Do not take chances with your permanent residency application. Call Preszler Immigration Lawyers at 1-800-CITIZEN to request a consultation.