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Custodianship IES
Custodianship

Minor children who are less than 17 years of age and come to Canada to study without a parent or legal guardian must be cared for by a responsible adult in Canada. This person is known as a custodian. 

Custodianship requires that legal arrangements be made to give the custodian in Canada permission to act in place of a parent. 

A custodian must be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada. In addition to the legal responsibilities of a custodian, YRDSB requires that the custodian be the official contact for the Admissions Office and the school in matters regarding the international student.

NOTE: YRDSB does not provide custodianship services for short-term programs; therefore, parents must make arrangements to name a custodian while their child is in Canada.

 
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