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If you want to keep studying in CanadaYou need to extend your study permit.
When to apply?Including what to do if your studies end early or late or your permit has expired
How to apply?Including what you need to apply online, instruction guide and how to apply online
What happens if you travel outside Canada?Including documents you need to re-enter Canada
When to extend your study permit?You should apply to extend your permit at least 30 days before it expires. Make sure your passport doesn’t expire at the same time. You can’t extend your study permit beyond your passport’s expiry date.
If you apply before your permit expires, you can stay in Canada under the same conditions as your current study permit until we make a decision.
You should apply to extend your study permit if you plan to travel outside Canada and your permit will expire while you’re travelling.
What to do if your permit has expiredYou have lost your student status if you’re still in Canada andthe expiry date of your permit passed before you applied for a new study permit for a work permit, or to stay in Canada as a visitoryou didn’t respect the conditions of your permit.