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Expedites for Syrian refugee claimants

Monday, November 2, 2015

Effective immediately, Syrian claimants who apply for Refugee Protection Division (RPD) coverage will be issued a 10-hour expedite legal aid certificate.

The expedite certificate covers the preparation and filing of the Basis of Claim and other documents (e.g., submissions) in accordance with the Immigration & Refugee Board’s (IRB) expedited process for Syrian refugee claimants.

For more information please refer to Expedites for Syrian refugee claimants.