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Helping You Topics
Business and the Community
This section includes information on applying for grants, contributions, or other government funding for your community organization.
Canada Revenue Agency
This section includes information related to income tax, GST, child and family tax benefits, disability and corporation rates.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada
This section is for those individuals seeking information related to temporary resident visas, work permits, study permits, visitors visas, sponsorship, citizenship and permanent residence.
This section includes application forms and guides including renewal forms, general passport applications, children's passport applications along with information to aid with trip planning.
This section includes information related to employment insurance (EI), old age security (OAS), guaranteed income suppliment (GIS), Canadian pension plan (CPP), and social security.
Government of Canada News
Statement by the Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Employment and Social Development
Our Government has been clear: Canadians must have the first chance at available jobs. We have repeatedly warned employers that the Temporary Foreign Worker Program must only be used as a last and limited resort when Canadians are not available.
The Government of Canada invites comment on important Great Lakes Agreement
Today, a draft Canada-Ontario Agreement on Great Lakes Water Quality and Ecosystem Health (COA), 2014, was posted for public comment until July 3, 2014.
Strengthening North American Security: Minister Nicholson Participates in Trilateral Meeting with the U.S. and Mexico
Today, the Honourable Rob Nicholson, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Niagara Falls, Minister of National Defence, participated in the Second Trilateral Meeting of North American Defence Ministers in Mexico City, Mexico.