As of December 1st 2011, the Canadian Government introduced a new Visa for Parents and Grandparents to visit in Canada. Visitors who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada can visit their family in Canada and can enjoy with their families. This is a long-term, multiple entry visa valid for up to 10 years. Parent can visit to their family member in Canada for up to two years without the need to renew their status. This new Super Visa which is making able to reunite families much quicker. Previously it would take 8 years to file but now it can take as little as 8 weeks to process. This will make it easier for your parents and grandparents to visit Canada on short notice.