Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada
- information about making a claim for refugee protection from inside Canada
- information about the Interim Federal Health Program for refugees
- a link to the forms that a claimant must complete if making a claim after entering Canada
Immigration and Refugee Board
The Immigration and Refugee Board (IRB) has the Basis of Claim Form, a Claimant’s Guide, IRB guidelines and policies, and National Documentation Packages.
Law Facts: Refugee law
This Legal Aid Ontario website offers information resources for refugees.
Refugee Hearing Preparation – A Guide for Refugee Claimants
|Refugee Hearing Preparation guide explains the refugee claim process, its timeline and key dates. It aims to help refugees understand how to prepare for their hearing, meet deadlines and leads them to other resources.|
Settlement.org provides newcomers with information and resources to settle in Ontario. Some of the information is available in other languages such as Arabic, Chinese, French, Gujarati, Punjabi, Russian, Spanish, Tamil and Urdu.
Steps to Justice
CLEO’s Steps to Justice website has step-by-step information about common legal problems, including refugee law. Steps to Justice has practical tools like forms and checklists, and referral information for legal and social services.