Immigration Refugee Board of Canada

Jan 18, 2021

COVID-19 : Important information

  • Update as of January 18: IRB hearings will be held remotely until further notice. Learn more.
  • The IRB will not be accepting documents in person for any division during this time. Learn more about how to submit documents: Refugee Protection Division, Refugee Appeal Division, Immigration Division, Immigration Appeal Division.
  • Rigorous health and safety measures, developed in consultation with the Public Health Agency of Canada, continue to be in place.
  • The IRB is monitoring public health guidance and will make adjustments as required. Please continue to look for updates on this page.