1.5 million Study & Work Permit Holders for New PR Program: According to the analysis, in Canada, there are nearly about 1.5 million students and workers. On May 6, some spots of permanent residency for about 90,000 will be available for Study & Work Permit Holders. Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are launching six new immigration programs on May 6 for the essential workers and international student graduates. Where they will give permanent residency status to about 50,000 essential workers and about 40,000 international student graduates. The programs will close on November 5, 2021, or when all the quotas will meet.
FAQ New PR Streams Canada International Graduates, Essential Workers: Canada is launching six new immigration programs in May for the essential workers and international student graduates to meet its target of inviting new immigrants by following all the travel rules and restrictions. After some days, Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is going to release a guide on what type of information is to be submitted by the candidates. Till now all we know about the programs is that it is based on public policies along with the briefing notes. On April 21, a meeting was held between IRCC and three other associations that represent Immigration consultants and lawyers. Based on that below are some FAQ New PR Streams Canada for Essential Workers and International Graduates.
The Canadian government used to conduct an Express Entry draw approximately every two weeks. So it is predicted that the next Express Entry draw will be getting released soon on 30th April 2021. In the recent scenario, it is observed that there has been a trend is followed by the Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) that is they are conducting the draw on the basis of dates that occurs about every 15 days. Read More
On 14th April 2021, Honorable Marco E.L. Mendicino of IRCC i.e. Immigration, Refugee and Citizenship, has announced a unique pathway to get permanent residency for 90,000 International Graduates & Essential Temporary Workers who are currently contributing to the economy of Canada. This policy will help permanent residency to international students and essential workers who are working the eligible occupation as per the Canadian Government list. This has been introduced to accelerate the recovery of the economy of Canada. The focus of this program will be on temporary workers employed in our hospitals and long-term care homes and on the frontlines of other essential sectors. It will also encourage international graduates who are driving the economy of tomorrow. Read More
If you are a resident of Canada and you want your spouse or the common-law partner to stay with you, you can sponsor your spouse from Hong Kong to Canada for Canadian citizenship. To apply for the sponsorship of your spouse you have to fulfill the required eligibility criteria. Read More
Recently, the Canadian immigration department has given some updates on the processing timelines during COVID so as to reflect the applicant’s operational capacity during the coronavirus pandemic. In the new update came from the Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada (IRCC) gives a look into the status of application processing of several programs of immigration. IRCC recently has said that due to the COVID-19 pandemic the immigrants might get some time delay in the processing of their immigration applications.
For allowing the visitor visa holders, IRCC has provided some temporary guidelines to that visa holder who has job offers with them to stay in Canada. The holders can start their work when their work permit gets approval. Basically, Canada has extended the coronavirus-related measures for the temporary residents that were released in 2020, these temporary residents should have their offers to apply for their work permits without leaving Canada. Read More