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Visa Options for Canada

June 9, 2018

Express Entry and Federal Skilled Worker Basics, 2018

How a skilled worker from overseas may qualify as a permanent resident: history of the selection system, how the criteria changed up to the present.

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December 31, 2017

Canada Parent and Grandparent Class 2018 Update

Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents may sponsor a parent or grandparent to immigrate to Canada.

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Updated December 13, 2017. Originally posted on May 26, 2018.

Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program Renewal 2018

Manitoba’s Education and Training Minister Ian Wishart announced the renewal of the program, “restructuring its economic immigration program to provide new pathways to permanent residence for international students and entrepreneurs.”

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Updated December 6, 2016. Originally posted on August 1, 2018.

Provincial Nominee Programs of Canada as of 2nd August 2018

New! Alberta has created the Alberta Opportunity Stream; Saskatchewan has replaced the first-come, first selected basis for applicants meeting the occupations in demand requirements - and more. See the updates as of August 2, 2018.

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Updated December 6, 2016. Originally posted on May 23, 2018.

Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program 2018

Ontario describes itself as “the most multicultural province in Canada, where half of all new immigrants make their home.” Starting January 18, 2018, the federal government increased OINP's allocation by 600 nominations to a total of 6,600.

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Updated December 6, 2016. Originally posted on October 26, 2016.

Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program

Newfoundland and Labrador is a dynamic and vibrant province that distinguishes itself as one of the best places in the world to live, study, work and play. More than a thousand years ago, the Vikings came and transformed as Newfoundlanders. Today, Newfoundland and Labrador offers the best of Europe and North America - an abundance of clean air and fresh water, a low incidence of violent crime and a comfortable population density. It is one of the friendliest and safest places in the country to live.

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October 28, 2016

Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program

Set your search to solve your immigration jigzaw puzzle on which province in Canada to live and work. Consider Prince Edward Island: where Canada was born - and began.

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September 14, 2016

Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program (NSPNP)

One of the provinces in the Maritime region, Nova Scotia offers a high quality of life to its residents. As a new immigrant, there are a variety of free services you may avail of to help you settle in the province.

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Updated September 12, 2016. Originally posted on August 2, 2018.

The New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NBPNP) August 2018

With a population of less than 760,000 and low cost of living, the Province of New Brunswick may afford new opportunities for new immigrants.

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Updated September 11, 2016. Originally posted on August 30, 2016.

Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program 2016

Being the first Canadian province to establish its own immigration program, the Manitoba Government projected a labor shortage until 2020 of over 20,000 skilled workers.

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Updated August 29, 2016. Originally posted on August 25, 2016.

British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP)

The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program offers an economic immigration pathway for in demand foreign workers and experienced entrepreneurs who can contribute to the economic development demands of the province.

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August 25, 2016

Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP)

The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) is an economic migration program, operated jointly by the government of Alberta and Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.  The AINP  supports Alberta's economic growth by attracting and retaining work-ready immigrants to the province.  

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Updated August 25, 2016. Originally posted on June 9, 2018.

Express Entry and Federal Skilled Worker Program 2018

Like many countries with skilled migration categories, Canada selects permanent residents based on their ability to settle in Canada and contribute positively to their economy. Permanent residents may live, work and study in Canada permanently and enjoy the additional benefits of access to government-subsidized education, healthcare and the insurance and pension benefits if employed. And as a permanent resident, you may enjoy an opportunity to sponsor eligible family members to join you in Canada.

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Updated August 25, 2016. Originally posted on June 3, 2018.

Canadian Experience Class Update 2018

If you have worked in Canada as a temporary foreign worker or on a postgraduate work permit, you might be eligible to apply for permanent residency under the Canadian Experience Class (or CEC).

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Updated August 25, 2016. Originally posted on August 21, 2016.

Federal Skilled Trades Program

If your profession belongs to certain specific trades, you may choose instead to apply as a permanent resident in the Federal Skilled Trades Program.

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Updated December 1, 2015. Originally posted on February 26, 2015.

Family Sponsorship

Canada encourages family reunification and offers several programs and opportunities to further this and sponsor family members to live in Canada.

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