Quebec, BC and PEI release immigration draw results

Published on May 22nd, 2022 at 09:00am EDT Two Canadian provinces released their Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draw results this past week, and Quebec held a recent draw through Arrima. Most Canadian provinces and territories (with the exception of Quebec…

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Canada planning major Express Entry changes

Published on May 21st, 2022 at 09:00am EDT The Canadian government is planning changes to the Express Entry system, which would allow the immigration minister to invite candidates based on an economic goal. Aiden Strickland, a spokesperson on behalf of…

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How can Canada avoid major immigration backlogs in the future? | Canada Immigration News

Published on May 20th, 2022 at 08:00am EDT Earlier this month the Canadian Parliament’s Standing Committee on Citizenship and Immigration (CIMM) began a study on IRCC’s application processing times and backlogs. The purpose of CIMM is to provide oversight of…

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Canadian politician wants to improve Super Visa for parents and grandparents

Published on May 19th, 2022 at 01:00pm EDT Canadian Member of Parliament Kyle Seeback is proposing a new bill to support parents and grandparents coming to Canada. The proposed changes would affect the Super Visa for parents and grandparents. Currently,…

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How many immigrants will Canada welcome over the coming years?

Published on May 19th, 2022 at 09:00am EDT Canada is on track to welcome record numbers of new immigrants between 2022 and 2024. Despite the pandemic, Canada reached record numbers in 2021 with over 405,000 people becoming permanent residents. For…

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How a legal opinion letter can help you come to Canada with a criminal record

Published on May 18th, 2022 at 01:00pm EDT A lawyer may be able to write a letter that can help you cross the border if you have concerns about criminal inadmissibility. A legal opinion letter does not override criminal inadmissibility,…

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Express Entry applications to be processed within 6 months again | Canada Immigration News

Published on May 18th, 2022 at 08:15am EDT Prior to the pandemic, the Canadian government aimed to process most Express Entry immigration applications within six months. Due to the pandemic, however, applicants have had to wait much longer. Non-Canadian Experience…

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You might not have Canadian citizenship if you are in one of these situations

Published on May 17th, 2022 at 01:00pm EDT While there are a few ways to become a Canadian citizen, if you are unsure, you may want to get proof of citizenship. This document provides definitive proof that you are a…

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Getting to know Canada’s immigration categories

Published on May 17th, 2022 at 09:00am EDT A recent announcement that as of July, Canada will resume Express Entry invitations to all candidates is welcome news for those who had their immigration plans put on hold by the COVID-19…

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How to get a Canadian study permit | Canada Immigration News

Published on May 16th, 2022 at 08:30am EDT Last year, Canada welcomed 450,000 new international students, an all-time record. Among the reasons Canada is so attractive to international students include the country’s high-quality of education, safety, security, and multiculturalism. Canada…

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