Applying for Permanent Residence (PR) CARD
Permanent residence card is usually valid for five year period. The applicant needs to be in Canada in order to apply for PR card. It is advisable to renew the card before the expiry of the card.
A valid Permanent Residence card is an essential document to travel back and forth to Canada.
Apart from the passport from the country of origin, PR card is an essential piece of identity which will facilitate easy travel to many destinations.
The Permanent Resident Card is not a travel document, but an identity document to prove your status in Canada.