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Applying for a Citizenship Certificate – Replacement

Please submit:

  1. Completed Application for a Citizenship Certificate;
  2. Two (2) pieces of the applicant’s personal identification (such as a driver’s license, passport, provincial health care card, SIN card, etc.), at least one of which contains the applicant’s photo;
  3. If available, original “commemorative” or large certificate which accompanied the original card;
  4. Report of loss or theft (if applicable) from local police authorities or original card if the replacement is for a damaged card;
  5. Two (2) identical photos (Different specifications from Canadian passport photos);
  6. The non-refundable processing fee;
  7. Solemn Declaration

Applications may be submitted in person or via traceable mail at:

We strongly recommend that you fully complete the application and prepare your supporting documentation prior to visiting our office as incomplete applications will not be accepted.

IMPORTANT: Please advise us of any change of address or telephone number by email.


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