Minister McCallum to outline proposed changes to Citizenship Act

OTTAWA, Feb. 24, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable John McCallum, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, will make an announcement regarding proposed amendments to the Citizenship Act.

Date:  Thursday, February 25, 2016


9:15 a.m. (local time) – Embargoed Media Technical Briefing*

10:15 a.m. (local time) – News Conference

National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street
Ottawa, ON

Notes for media:

  • *PLEASE NOTE: The media technical briefing is embargoed and for background information only, not for attribution.
  • Journalists who are not members of the National Press Gallery will require accreditation from the Press Gallery in advance. For more information, contact Collin Lafrance at
  • Out-of-town journalists can dial in to listen to the news conference.  Please note this will be set up as a listen-only mode line. 
    • Participant dial-in number:
      • 613-960-7526 / 1-877-413-4814
      • Pass code: 9822817


SOURCE Citizenship and Immigration Canada

For further information: (media only): Media Relations, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada, National Headquarters, 613-952-1650,


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