How To Update Or Ask About An IRCC Application In Progress

When you send an application, it is only wise that you check the progress of the application or if you wish to update it. To update or Ask About An IRCC Application In Progress, please follow these tips.

Check the status of your IRRC application.

We’ll send you your application number by mail or email when:

  • We are sure your application is complete
  • We begin processing your application

Once you have obtained your application number, you can check the status of your application. There are a few ways you can do that, depending on if you applied online or on paper.

If the normal processing time for your application has passed, ask us about your application through our Web form.

Update your application

If we need more information to process your application, we’ll contact you by mail, email or through your account.

If you have a questions about our request, you can:

  • Send us your question through our Web form, or
  • Ask your question through your online account (if you have one). Upload a document with your question in place of the document we asked for

Please ensure you keep your contact information updated. This way, we can contact you if we need to.

Change your mailing address

There are different ways of changing your address depending on your type of application and where you applied from.

Change other information

You must use our Web form to tell us about changes to your situation, even if you applied online.

Examples of changes include:

  • Marriage or divorce
  • Birth or adoption of a child
  • Death of an applicant or dependant
  • Changes that could affect your eligibility for the program you’re applying for, including changes in your:
    • job situation
    • education
    • language skills
  • contact information updates, including:
    • email
    • phone number

If you change your contact information, make sure you check your old contact information until we update your application.

Don’t mail us changes for your contact or application information. If you do,  your request wont be acknowledged and your application won’t be updated as well. In addition, there could be a delay in processing your application.

You can also other ways to track your application.