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Will it delay my application if I add a dependent child to my application?

Yes. Processing time for your application will take longer because we need to process your request to add your dependant and check if your child is eligible to come to Canada with you.

To reduce delays, send us the information we need to process your dependent child as soon as possible.

If you don’t want a processing delay for your application, there are other ways your dependant could come to Canada:

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