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Application for a Certificate of Canadian Citizenship (Proof of Citizenship) from Malta

Note: that the name on you Certificate of Citizenship will be the same as the one shown on your previous Certificate document(s) or on your birth certificate.

Choose the scenario that applies to you. If your situation does not correspond to a section below, please see the complete guide at Immigration and citizenship.

The following requirements apply to children as well.

If… 

Then send the following supporting documents:

you were born outside Canada to a Canadian parent on or after

January 1, 1947

  • Original birth certificate which lists your parents, issued by the authorities in the country where you were born
  • Original or certified copies of the Canadian birth certificate or Certificate of Canadian Citizenship of the Canadian parent
  • Certified copies of two different valid pieces of personal identification; one must have a photo
  • Two photos (see photograph specifications)
  • Fees

you are applying to replace or update your certificate or you have a certificate of registration of birth abroad (RBA)

  • All available original citizenship/naturalization certificate(s), any pink transmission copies and commemorative certificates
  • Plain photocopies of two different valid pieces of personal identification; one must have a photo
  • Two photos (see photograph specifications)
  • Fees
  • A signed letter in which you describe how and when your citizenship document was misplaced, lost, stolen, destroyed or became inaccessible, and commit to returning it to the Canadian authorities, should it be found.

How to obtain…

Certified copies

The following persons can certify a copy of an original

  • notary public or lawyer
  • Honorary Consul of Canada (fees apply)

Acceptable pieces of identification

If Canadian identification documents are not available, we accept a Maltese:

  • passport
  • driver’s licence
  • health card
  • identity card
  • student card issued by the Maltese Education Department

 

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Date Modified:
2017-09-15