The Canadian immigration Entrepreneur Program is designed to attract experienced entrepreneurs who intend to own and actively manage a business in Canada. This Canadian immigration program aims to grow the Canadian economy while also creating new jobs for Canadian citizens and Canadian permanent residents. It should be noted that entrepreneurs intending to live in Quebec are not eligible under this program and should apply under the Quebec Entrepreneur Program.
Entrepreneur Start-Up Visa Program – Business Immigration to Canada
The Entrepreneur Start-Up Visa Program is a new Canadian immigration pilot project and is the first of its kind in the world. The Start-Up Visa Program links successful applicants with private sector organizations in Canada who are able to provide funding as well as guidance and their expertise on establishing and operating a business in Canada. Successful applicants under this new Canadian immigration program will be granted their Canadian permanent residency. This program is not available for those who are interested in establishing a business in Quebec. Please visit our Quebec Immigration page to find out what your options are in Quebec.