Atlantic Canada refers to the provinces of New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island. The IRCC has created a specific program to support employers in Atlantic Canada and to spur economic development. The Atlantic Immigration Pilot program helps employers recruit skilled workers and international graduates, and sponsor those candidates for permanent residence.
Express Entry is Canada’s system that manages permanent residency for high-skilled foreign workers. The online application process ranks an applicant’s work experience, education, and language skills, along with other factors
If you are a Canadian citizen, permanent resident of Canada or Canadian Indian, you are eligible to sponsor certain individuals to come to Canada. This sponsorship does come with obligations, such as the requirement to provide the family members with financial support. For more information on Family sponsorship, kindly book consultation. BOOK A CONSULTATION
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In addition to the permanent residency options, the IRCC also has several ways that you can visit and stay in Canada on a more temporary basis.
The Provincial Nominee Program is for foreign workers who want to become permanent residents of Canada and have the skills and education to contribute to a province (or territory) and wish to live in that province. Each province establishes its own streams and defining criteria.
Refugees are individuals that flee their home countries because of a fear of harm or persecution. Canada offers two paths to protect these individuals and they depend on where you are when you file the application.
● Refugees are people that are outside of Canada and are seeking to resettle
● Asylees are people that are already in Canada and need to seek protection
You are not eligible to apply directly as a refugee and instead you must be referred by a private sponsorship group, referral organization, or the United Nations. Our expert Canada Team can help you with either of the following options:
● Immigrating as a refugee
● Becoming a sponsor
Kindly book a consultation for more information about the permanent residence pathway for refugees. Book A Consultation.