Extend your stay in Canada as a visitor
If you want to extend your stay in Canada, you must apply to do so. Check your temporary resident status to make sure you apply before the expiry date. This will be on your study or work permit, the stamp in your passport
or if you do not have a stamp in your passport, 6 months from the day you entered Canada. You should apply 30 days before your status expires.
Extend your work permit
A work permit allows you to work in Canada temporarily.
You must apply to extend your work permit if you want to stay in Canada for any of the following reasons:
Become a Permanent Resident
You can apply to become a permanent resident from inside Canada if you: