Misrepresentation occurs when information is provided to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) or to the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) that is inconsistent, inaccurate, or incomplete.
Examples of misrepresentations would be:
- 1. Not declaring that you have been refused a visa for another country
- 2. Providing a document that is found to be non-genuine.
- 3. Failing to mention a family member in your application
- 4. Declaring employment experience which you do not have, or
- 5. Obtaining permanent residence by having engaged in a non-genuine marriage.