Parents and Grandparents Immigrating to Canada in High Numbers Chris Alexander, Canada’s Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, reaffirmed the Federal Government is committed to continuing its aggressive efforts to reunite families in 2014. The Parent and Grandparent Sponsorship program (PGP), which has been plagued by backlogs and unacceptable wait times, will reopen January 2nd, 2014. Minister Alexander stated that backlog and wait times for
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I’m a Canadian employer, how do I obtain a Canada work permit for a foreign worker?
If you are interested in bringing a foreign worker to Canada to work, your job offer will likely serve as the basis of his/her assessment, with regards to both temporary and permanent residency options. In many cases, a foreign worker can qualify for Canadian immigration with the help of a Canadian job offer. Citizenship and Immigration Canada has created immigration streams to fast-track foreign workers
How does a foreign worker get a Canadian work permit?
In the vast majority of cases, those seeking to obtain a Canadian work permit will require a job offer first. There are exceptions to this rule, for example Post-Graduate Work Permits, open work permits for accompanying spouses and Canadian work permits obtained under exchange programs such as the Working Holiday Visa Program for young people. Once a foreign worker has a job offer, the next
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