To become a Canadian citizen, most applicants must
- be a permanent resident. This means you must not be under review for any fraud reason, under removal order, have not completed the conditions related to your PR status.
- have lived in Canada for at least 3 out of the last 5 years (1,095 days) before the date you sign your application.
- have filed their taxes for at least 3 years out of 5 years before the date you apply