International Adoptions

Government of Canada - Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada


Description
Provides information about the process of adopting a child internationally.

Service offers:

  • a guide to adopting a child internationally
  • information about contacting the provincial or territorial adoption authorities
  • a list of restricted countries not available for international adoptions
  • information about how to apply for permanent residency and citizenship for an internationally adopted child

Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to individuals and couples 18 years of age and older. Eligibility varies by the child's origin country. Contact for details.
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait time varies. Contact for details.


Web Site
https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/canadians/adopt-child-abroad.html
Languages
French
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
July 15, 2021
Address
5101 Franklin Avenue
Yellowknife, NT, X1A 3Z4
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Hours of Operation

Automated telephone line after hours.