Question: When Should I Renew My PR Card?

When should I renew my PR card Canada?

If your permanent resident (PR) card is expired or will expire in less than 9 months, you can apply for a new card.

The new card will have a new expiration date.

Most new PR cards are valid for 5 years..

How long does it take to renew PR card?

104 daysApplications for renewed PR Cards generally take 104 days. You can find up-to-date application processing times on the IRCC website. However, many people have found that it can take several months to process PR card applications.

What documents I need to renew my PR card?

Primary documents required to process your PR card application include:A copy of a valid passport or travel document (either current or the one you had when applying to become a permanent resident)A copy of the certificate of identity or travel document that was issued by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Canada.More items…

What happens if my PR card expires?

When your permanent resident (PR) card expires, you still have your PR status and can stay in Canada. You may still need your valid PR card for some services in your province. … If you want to travel outside Canada and don’t have a valid PR card, you can apply to renew or replace your card.