Citizenship and Immigration Canada

Citizenship and Immigration Canada

June 19, 2012 17:30 ET

Media Advisory: Minister Kenney to Announce Important Next Step to Ensure Integrity of Immigration System

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - June 19, 2012) - The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, will make an announcement regarding the introduction of important measures to ensure the integrity of Canada's immigration system.

Please note there will be a lock-up at 2:30 on Parliament Hill for media* interested in viewing documents in advance.

*Proof of press accreditation (identification) will be required.

DATE: Wednesday, June 20, 2012
2:30 p.m. (local time)
Lock-up to view documents in advance
112N Centre Block
3:45 p.m. (local time)
News conference at National Press Theatre
150 Wellington Street,
Ottawa, Ontario

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 collin.lafrance@parl.gc.ca, 613- 992-4511.

Out-of-town journalists can also dial in to listen to the news conference.

Media dial-in*: 613-960-7526 / 1-877-413-4814

Passcode: 7770131

*Please note this will be a listen-mode only line.

Contact Information

  • Media Relations
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada - National Headquarters
    613-952-1650
    CIC-Media-Relations@cic.gc.ca

    Alexis Pavlich
    Minister's Office
    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    613-954-1064