To be eligible to apply to renounce your Canadian citizenship, you must:
- be a citizen of a country other than Canada or become a citizen of a country other than Canada if your application to renounce is approved
- not live in Canada
- be at least 18 years old
- not be a threat to Canada’s security or part of a pattern of criminal activity
- not be prevented from understanding the significance of renouncing your Canadian citizenship by reason of having a mental disability and
- not be subject to revocation of citizenship proceedings.
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