If you are the subject of a removal process from Canada, you may be eligible to apply for a Pre-Removal Risk Assessment (PRRA). A PRRA is a written application providing the person to be removed from Canada an opportunity to substantiate with full clarity his/her compelling reasons why he/she cannot go back to his/her country. This compelling reasons must be supported by authentic documents.
A person’s eligibility for a Pre-Removal Risk Assessment depends on several factors, such as:
The removal order will be temporarily stayed pending the decision of your first Pre-Removal Risk Assessment application, provided that you have strictly observed the rules under the law. This has the effect of allowing you to stay within the territory of Canada until a decision has been reached.