Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations
Marginal note:When removal order is enforced
240 (1) A removal order against a foreign national, whether it is enforced by voluntary compliance or by the Minister, is enforced when the foreign national
(a) appears before an officer at a port of entry to verify their departure from Canada;
(b) obtains a certificate of departure from the Canada Border Services Agency;
(c) departs from Canada; and
(d) is authorized to enter, other than for purposes of transit, their country of destination.
Marginal note:When removal order is enforced by officer outside Canada
(2) If a foreign national against whom a removal order has not been enforced is applying outside Canada for a visa, an authorization to return to Canada or an electronic travel authorization, an officer shall enforce the order if, following an examination, the foreign national establishes that
(a) they are the person described in the order;
(b) they have been lawfully admitted to the country in which they are physically present at the time that the application is made; and
(c) they are not inadmissible on grounds of security, violating human or international rights, serious criminality or organized criminality.
- SOR/2015-77, s. 7
- SOR/2016-136, s. 12(F)
- SOR/2017-214, s. 5
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