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The Yukon Nominee Program

The Yukon Government and Citizenship and Immigration Canada jointly direct the Yukon Nominee Program (YNP).  The Yukon nominates qualified applicants for permanent residency, and the federal government makes the final decision on immigration. If Yukon employers cannot find Canadian citizens or permanent residents to fill permanent full-time jobs, then they can look for employees outside [...]

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The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)

The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program offers employers the opportunity to nominate foreign skilled workers for positions that employers are having difficulty filling. Through this program, Ontario will nominate employees and their families for permanent resident status if they have a pre-approved job offer from an employer in Ontario. During 2015, the OINP’s goal was to [...]

By | 2016-03-31T01:33:30-06:00 March 11th, 2016|Canadian Immigration Provincial Nominee Program|Comments Off on The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)

The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program

As of January 27, 2016, Alberta is accepting new applications under all of the AINP classes and categories. The AINP is Alberta’s economic immigration program and offers opportunities for both skilled and semi-skilled workers to immigrate to Alberta.   The following AINP streams are now accepting applications: The Strategic Recruitment Stream You may apply without [...]

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British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program

British Columbia’s economic growth needs both skilled and semi-skilled workers, and the BC Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) channels eligible workers to fulfill the demands of the labour market. People who are nominated by the BC PNP will be entitled to apply for Canadian Permanent Residence for themselves and their dependents. To be eligible for [...]

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Super Visa for Parents & Grandparents

How can I sponsor my parents and grandparents?   You may be eligible to sponsor your parents and grandparents to immigrate to Canada, if you as a sponsor, and your parents/grandparents meet specific requirements. Your relatives must submit to medical, criminal, and background checks. Applicants who have criminal records may not be permitted to enter [...]

By | 2016-03-31T01:34:20-06:00 March 9th, 2016|Immigration to Canada|Comments Off on Super Visa for Parents & Grandparents

Spouse, Common-Law Partner or Conjugal Partner Sponsorship

What do you need to know to sponsor your spouse, partner or children? As of December 22, 2014, eligible spouses or common-law partners will be allowed to work in Canada while they are waiting for their permanent residence application to be processed. Also, starting August 1, 2014, CIC has redefined a dependent child as 19 [...]

By | 2016-03-31T01:39:21-06:00 March 9th, 2016|Family Sponsorship Immigration|Comments Off on Spouse, Common-Law Partner or Conjugal Partner Sponsorship

Parent, Grandparent, Child, Sibling and Other Family Sponsorship

How can I sponsor my parents and grandparents?   You may be eligible to sponsor your parents and grandparents to immigrate to Canada, if you as a sponsor, and your parents/grandparents meet specific requirements. Your relatives must submit to medical, criminal, and background checks. Applicants who have criminal records may not be permitted to enter [...]

By | 2016-03-31T01:39:37-06:00 March 9th, 2016|Family Sponsorship Immigration|Comments Off on Parent, Grandparent, Child, Sibling and Other Family Sponsorship

The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program

There are two key modes of immigration to Saskatchewan: You can immigrate through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP). Most SINP classifications necessitate your having received a job offer from a Saskatchewan employer. You can immigrate through a federal classification of Citizenship and Immigration Canada   If you are employed in an occupation that is [...]

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program

The province of Manitoba has welcomed almost 130,000 new immigrants over the past 10 years. The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) is based on two streams: skilled worker and business. The MPNP skilled worker stream is based on the needs of Manitoba employers. They choose well-trained and experienced workers who demonstrate the skill-level needed by [...]

By | 2016-12-31T04:11:18-06:00 March 6th, 2016|Canadian Immigration Provincial Nominee Program|Comments Off on The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program

Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program

Prince Edward Island is the smallest province in Canada and is Canada’s birthplace. PEI has always welcomed immigrants, who have contributed greatly to PEI’s prosperity and cultural fabric. The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP) was initiated in 2001, is responsible for most of the immigration to PEI. Assessments are based on the [...]

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