In order to manage increasing program and service delivery costs and due to the rise in inflation Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will increase the permanent residence (PR) fee in 2022. The last increase in the PR fee was on April 30, 2020. According to the last update made by IRCC in 2020, starting from 2022, the fees will be automatically adjusted for the inflation rate in Canada every 2 years for all permanent residence applications, including the economic, family, and humanitarian programs.