Reports and publications

The Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) publishes a wide variety of information products in a variety of printed and electronic formats. The most requested publications are available on this page.

Departmental planning and performance

Clear and concise information on our mandate, plans, activities and performance is provided to parliamentarians and Canadians through two annual public reports: the IRB Departmental Plan (DP) and the IRB Departmental Results Report (DRR).

Financial statements and reports

IRB provides accounting of the full nature and extent of departmental activities and maintains accounting control over budgets and expenditures through the Departmental Financial Statements, Future Oriented Statements of Operations and Quarterly Financial Reports.

Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy

The Departmental Sustainable Development Strategy (DSDS) outlines departmental actions in support of the Federal Sustainable Development Strategy (FSDS) as it relates to the IRB’s mandate. A new DSDS is tabled one year after the tabling of each new FSDS. The DSDS progress reports inform Canadians of advancements made in meeting the commitments.

Published articles and external presentations

Content focusing on the IRB, its programs, and its initiatives. Published in journals or presented at conferences or meetings .