Spouse/Common-Law partner Sponsorship or Dependent Child
MUST be 18-year-old or older;
MUST be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident or registered Indian;
Meet the LICO for the past 12 months, except to sponsor a dependent child who has no dependent child, an adopted person under 18-year-old; or a spouse, common-law partner or conjugal partner with no dependent child or with dependent child who has no dependent child;
Sign an undertaking form.
MUST be a family class member;
MUST meet the eligibility requirements for medical, criminal and background checks. If the applicant has a criminal record or is a risk to Canada’s security, he or she may not be allowed to enter Canada.