Canadian Exit Permits 1942-1946

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Welcome genealogists!

On this website we show the names of women and children approved by the Privy Council to leave Canada by ship between 1942 and 1946.

Below are three examples of the information about each woman or child and more details.

Click on the 'Names' page to look for the name of your ancestor.

Click on 'Photos of a list' to see what we will send you.

To order images of the information about your ancestor, please contact us at

Women and Children Granted Exit Permits from Canada between 1942-1946

We have indexed the names of women and children living in Canada who were granted Exit Permits to leave Canada between 1942 and 1946.  These lists of names are contained in Orders in Council of the Privy Council of Canada.

If you found the name you are looking for on our Names page, please send us an email at

We will email you photographs of the list that contains the information about your ancestor. 

If you are unable to open the photographs, are not satisfied with the quality of the photographs, or the information contained in the list is not about your ancestor, you do not have to pay us.

We charge $15 CAD (Canadian Dollars) for Canadians and $15 USD (American Dollars) for all others customers to provide all the photographs containing information about your ancestor.  Payment is by cheque or money order.