For the Do-It-YourSelfie who would like to spend his time and resources looking for the answers instead of paying for the cost of a visa or migration consultation. Find out how laws are made, and then implemented including the instructions issued by the Minister of Citizenship and Immigration.
Canadian Law Research Database for your own case Canadian Legislation and Case Law. This guide is a starting point for legal research on Canadian legislation and case law
Parliament. Where laws are made. Find out legislation in progress - Bills introduced, discussed, in progress. The Parliament of Canada is composed of three parts: the monarch, the Senate, and the House of Commons. Each has a distinct role, but work in conjunction within the legislative process. This format was inherited from the United Kingdom, and thus is a near identical copy of the parliament at Westminster
Immigration Act of Canada - the Bible of Canadian Immigration Law. Full title is Immigration and Refugee Protection Act or IRPA came into force on June 28, 2002. IRPA provides the framework for implementing the goals and guidelines the Canadian government regarding immigration into Canada by foreign residents. The Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (IRPR) on the other hand, specifies how IRPA is to be implemented.
Immigration Regulations - How the Immigration Act is Regulated
Ministerial Instructions . Fine tunes the regulations and issued to meet policy guidelines of the current government - Immigration Minister Instructions