Information about Canadian citizenship can be found at Finnish Nationality Act allowing multiple citizenships came into force June 1, 2003.Finnish citizens who have become Canadian citizens as of June 1, 2003 must update their citizenship information in the Finnish Population Register. Finnish citizens, who have lost their citizenship when gaining Canadian or other citizenship by naturalization prior to can regain it by making a citizenship declaration which is subject to a fee.At the beginning of June, the very nature of Canadian citizenship was altered as a major portion of Bill C-24 went into effect, officially creating a two-tier citizenship system.
In some instances, they created fake letters of employment for clients, using the names of one of Wang’s many companies that seemingly existed for no other reason than to assist with the con.
Wang, who made at least $10 million, was sentenced in October 2015 to seven years in prison and fined more than $900,000, one of the most severe penalties handed down for this type of crime.
This also applies to dual citizens residing outside of Finland who have automatically lost their Finnish citizenship at age 22.
The declaration can be submitted online at the web site of Finnish Immigration Service.
man pulled off one of the most sophisticated immigration frauds in Canadian history” link=” [/np_storybar] This week, the Canada Border Services Agency provided an update on what it described as the “single largest investigation of immigration fraud” in the province’s history: Officers have detected misrepresentation in about 320 cases and have referred them to immigration authorities who have the power to revoke citizenship or permanent resident status, and more than 500 cases are still being investigated.
The Immigration and Refugee Board has so far issued exclusion orders against 43 permanent residents, effectively banning them from Canada for five years, but many are appealing on humanitarian and compassionate grounds, insisting they had no knowledge of Wang’s deception and were victims themselves. court heard last year that Wang and his associates at New Can Consultants had altered clients’ passports to make it appear they had spent the requisite number of days in Canada to obtain citizenship or permanent residency when, in fact, they had not.We’ve put together this list of frequently asked questions to help.Click on the questions below to skip down to the relevant information.If you are inside Canada, fill out the Application for a Citizenship Certificate (CIT 0001), submit any other required documents and pay the processing fee.For assistance, you can call the IRCC Call Centre at 1-888-242-2100 or you can ask at a settlement agency.An unofficial translation of Finnish Nationality Act of 2003 can be found at