Citizenship and Immigration Canada Offices (CPCs)

Work PermitsCitizenship and Immigration Canada maintain many offices from coast to coast in Canada for everything from visas to Permanent Residency to citizenship. Find the right office for your needs here!

Case Processing Centres (CPCs)

Together, the case processing centers take care of most requests, but each of the offices has their own specialty and specific forms to process.

Vegreville, Alberta Office

The Vegreville office is responsible largely for temporary cases such as

  • Work permits for new applicants:
    6212-55th Avenue – Unit 555
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1X6
  • Work permit extensions with the same employer:
    6212-55th Avenue – Unit 202
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1X6
  • Some Permanent Residency applications:
    6212-55th Avenue
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1W3
  • For Protected Person Status Document applications:
    6212-55th Avenue
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1W7
  • Travellers looking to apply for visitor or temporary resident status should sent their applications to:
    6212-55th Avenue – Unit 303
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1W1
  • Student visa applications should be sent to:
    6212-55th Avenue – Unit 101
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1X5
  • Students looking to work should send their work permits to:
    6212-55th Avenue – Unit 555
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1X6
  • Students looking to extend their work permits should mail into:
    6212-55th Avenue – Unit 202
    Vegreville, AB
    T9C 1X6

All applications should also be addressed to “CPC Vegreville”.

Missisauga, Ontario Office

If you want to sponsor a relative for immigration and Permanent Residency in Canada, but your relative lives abroad you should send in your application to the Mississauga office in Ontario.

  • If you are sponsoring a spouse (or other valid relationship) or dependent children send in your application to:
    P.O. Box 3000, Station A
    Mississauga, ON
    L5A 4N6
  • If you are sponsoring another qualified relative for immigration mail to:
    P.O. Box 6100, Station A
    Mississauga, ON
    L5A 4H4
  • To pay for the Right to Permanent Residence (a specific immigration fee) mail to:
    P.O. Box 6100, Station A
    Mississauga, ON
    L5A 4H4

All applications should be addressed to “CPC Mississauga”.

Sydney, Nova Scotia Office

The Sydney, Nova Scotia, office handles many different immigration issues for Canada including Permanent Resident Cards, Citizenship applications and immigration classification applications. Below are some of the more common addresses:

  • The main address for the citizenship application office is:
    P.O Box 12,000
    Sydney, NS
    B1P 7C2
  • To apply for a grant of citizenship mail into:
    P.O. Box 7000
    Sydney, NS
    B1P 6V6
  • To obtain proof of citizenship send in your application to:
    P.O. Box 10000
    Sydney, NS
    B1P 7C1
  • To search for citizenship documents for either you or another qualified person mail to:
    P.O. Box 10010
    Sydney, NS
    B1P 7C1
  • To mail in Permanent Resident Card applications (such as for new cards, renewals or replacements) mail into:
    P.O. Box 10020
    Sydney, NS
    B1P 7C1
  • To contact the CIC to discuss your Permanent Resident Card through the mail, send to:
    P.O. Box 9000
    Sydney, NS
    B1P 6K7

Ottawa, Ontario Office

The Ottawa Case Processing Pilot exclusively handles Temporary Resident Visas from within Canada and the United States. Applications should be sent to:

  • CPP – Ottawa
    P. O. Box 9640
    Ottawa, ON, K1G 6T2
    (If by standard mail).
  • CPP – Ottawa
    Temporary Resident Visa Section
    365 Laurier Avenue West
    Ottawa, ON K1A 1L1
    (If by private shipping company).