IMM 1283 form
The IMM 1283 form is the Financial Evaluation form candidates are required to fill out in order to see if they have the financial capability to support the persons they want to sponsor. If you wish to become a sponsor for an individual other than your spouse (common-law partner) or your child, you must make sure that you match the criteria of the minimum required income to support the persons you sponsor.
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By filling out IMM 1283 form you can show that your yearly earnings are at least equal to the least necessary amount to support the following persons:
- Yourself and your family members, regardless of if they are living with you or not;
- A sponsored person and family members;
- If there is any person you have sponsored in the past, together with their family members.
Please visit Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada website to find out more aspects of the process.
Please note that the income you earned through the period of time you have claimed bankruptcy will not be taken into account.
What are the requirements for the IMM 1283 file?
In order to complete the IMM 1283 form candidates must meet the subsequent income conditions as per your sponsorship undertaking. The needed minimum income for the individuals you are sponsoring is explained in the following list:
Minimum necessary income to sponsor spouse in Canada (CAD):
- 1 person (the sponsor) – 24,949
- 2 persons – 31,061
- 3 persons – 38,185
- 4 persons – 46,362
- 5 persons – 52,583
- 6 persons – 59,304
- 7 persons – 66,027
Guide for the financial evaluation form:
When you complete the IMM 1283 form, you need to give all the required data about your income which you earned over the one year preceding the mailing of your application. Please note that in some situations, the office preparing your application package may ask you to provide further information about your application. If the office is not satisfied with your income calculation, you may be required to present additional documentation as proof.
You can assess your available income using a document called Canada Revenue Agency Notice of Assessment. You can follow this link in order to get a copy of it. If your spouse is signing the undertaking too, then s/he will also need a copy of Notice of Assessment document.
How to fill up IMM 1283?
To fill up IMM 1283 you will need the guide IMM 5482 will help you to complete the Financial Evaluation form. You can use this application form if you include a dependent child of a dependent child in your sponsorship application. To become a sponsor, you are required to support each person to be sponsored.
After filling up this form together with the application for sponsorship and immigration, you will need to return it to the Case Processing Centre in Sydney, Nova Scotia.