Weekly Update: January 22-28, 2018

IRB

This week’s “Weekly Update” post  we will be focusing on The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB). Below we have compiled information to better understand the role of the IRB in Canada.

The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) is Canada’s largest independent administrative tribunal. It is comprised of four tribunals or “Divisions” and is responsible for making well-reasoned decisions on immigration and refugee matters, efficiently, fairly and in accordance with the law.

Refugee Claimants: 

Refugee Claims – IRB: The Refugee Protection Division (RPD) determines claims for refugee protection made within Canada. Learn about the role of the IRB in Refugee Claims in Canada.

Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada at a Glace: The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) is Canada’s largest independent administrative tribunal. It is comprised of four tribunals or “Divisions” and is responsible for making well-reasoned decisions on immigration and refugee matters, efficiently, fairly and in accordance with the law.

The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB)What the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada Does and Does Not Do

The Government of Canada – Information web-page about the IRB:

The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) is Canada’s largest independent administrative tribunal. It is responsible for making well-reasoned decisions on immigration and refugee matters, efficiently, fairly and in accordance with the law. The IRB decides, among other responsibilities, who needs refugee protection among the thousands of claimants who come to Canada annually.

IRB Laws and Regulations:

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News & Events:

Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada – National Documentation Packages Update – 31 January 2018: The National Documentation Packages for the following countries have been updated: Argentina, Armenia, Barbados, Brazil, Costa Rica, Ethiopia, Germany, Iran, Kenya, Pakistan, Russia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Tunisia.