Legal Help Guide for British Columbians - Immigration Law Problems

Find some first steps and useful resources for immigration-related issues such as: claiming refugee status in Canada; being charged with a criminal offence as a permanent resident; and separating from your husband who sponsored you.

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Nicola Valley Advocacy Centre and Courthouse Libraries BC
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self-help & forms
refugee claim, refugees, Convention Refugees, refugee claims, refugee protection, permanent resident, charged with a crime, sponsoring spouses, sponsorship, separation, divorce & separation, criminal charges, immigration, Immigration and Refugee Board