Citizenship Week – October 13-19, 2014

Since 2006, Canada has welcomed over 1,500,000 proud new Canadians. Each year, in October, we take a week to reflect on and celebrate the rights and responsibilities all Canadians citizens share.

Tell us how you celebrate #CitizenshipWeek through Facebook and Twitter!

Events happening during Citizenship Week

Our interactive map will help you find ceremonies and events in your area.

12 ways to celebrate citizenship

Check out our top 12 ways to celebrate Citizenship Week.

True North Strong and Free: Chris Alexander, Minister

Alternative formats


Discover Canada
Discover Canada: The Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship is used by newcomers to study for the citizenship test. It also contains information about the history of Canada, how our government works, symbols of Canada and its regions.

What Canada means to me

Reflections from new citizens

Our Citizenship: Get the facts

Citizenship Infographic
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