Permanent Residency is closely tied with sponsorship and certain economic classes. Although they do go hand-in-hand they are not mutually exclusive. There are other ways someone may become a Permanent Resident or receive Canadian Citizenship, such as having refugee status or through Humanitarian & Compassionate Terms.
Like all Canadian Immigration streams there are certain requirements to be met in order to apply for Canadian Citizenship. Factors such as time spent as a permanent resident, travel history, criminality (if applicable) are all a deciding factor. Contact us today to see if you are eligible to submit your Canadian Citizenship application.