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Lethbridge Canada Immigration Centre [textual record]. 



Place of creation

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Scope and content

This is a preliminary record, please consult the linked accessions. Sub-series consists of immigration case files created and/or maintained by the Lethbridge Canada Immigration Centre.

Textual records
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Biography / Administrative history

The Lethbridge Canada Immigration Centre (CIC) was a responsibility centre and office of record for the acceptance of immigrants and control of immigration irregularities at the field office level. The Lethbridge CIC was a primary contact in Alberta for new immigrants and for persons wishing to sponsor the immigration of relatives abroad. As was the case with other CICs located in all Canadian cities and larger towns, the Lethbridge CIC also undertook responsibilities such as the investigation of immigration irregularities and representing the department at formal inquiry hearings involving refused claims, deportations, and exclusions.

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the sub-series.

Further accruals are expected.

Related materials
Researchers are also encouraged to consult the related Canadian Employment Centres records for same time period, and appropriate regional centers for RG 118 Department of Employment and Immigration fonds.


Related control no.

1. 88/012
2. 1994-95/121 GAD
3. 1994-95/133 GAD
4. 1996-97/464 GAD
5. 1996-97/597 GAD
6. 90-68 EFRC
7. 91-171 EFRC
8. 93-01-20 EFRC
9. 94-04-14 EFRC
10. 122-000121-X
11. 122-000133-3
12. 1996-01463-3
13. 1996-01596-6
14. 1998-00967-X
15. 2003-01397-0
16. RG76
17. RG76-E