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How do I exit and save my online application?

IRCC secure account

When logged into your account:

  • If you are in the application for services related to visas, study or work permits, click the blue “Exit Questionnaire” button at the bottom left of the page to end your session. When you click “Exit,” your online application will automatically be saved.
  • If you are in an Express Entry profile or online application for permanent residence, click the grey “Save and Exit” button at the bottom left of the page.

Online application to become a Canadian citizen

The application will automatically save your changes.  You can also click the “Save” button at the top right corner of the page.

To exit the application

  • click “More” at the top right corner of the page and then click “Sign out,” or
  • you can close your browser

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