Category: Canada

IT professionals who do not need a Canadian work permit
Canada

IT professionals who do not need a Canadian work permit

Some tech professionals may be eligible to come to Canada as Business Visitors, which means they do not need a work permit to enter the country.   A Business Visitor is a foreign national who comes to Canada to conduct business activities. Since they do not enter the labour market on their trip, no work permit is required. To be […]

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Understanding Express Entry as a path toward Canadian immigration
Canada

Understanding Express Entry as a path toward Canadian immigration

is Canada’s main method for bringing international skilled workers to this country through permanent residence.   One common misconception about Express Entry, however, is that this title denotes the name of a Canadian immigration program itself. In fact, Express Entry is simply the name given to the online system used to cumulatively manage skilled worker […]

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What are the benefits of the Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP)?
Canada

What are the benefits of the Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP)?

If you are a Canadian citizen or permanent resident, you may be able to sponsor your parents or grandparents to join you in Canada through the Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP).   The benefits of the PGP are that if your parent or grandparent is approved under the program, they will be granted permanent residence and may eventually be […]

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Minimum CRS score changes to 510 on IRCC website
Canada

Minimum CRS score changes to 510 on IRCC website

On September 14, Canada invited Express Entry candidates who had a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score of 510, not 511 as it was originally posted.   The difference means that people who scored at least 510 received their Invitation to Apply (ITA) for Canadian permanent residency. Although it is still a relatively high score compared to other all-program draws, it is […]

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How to apply for the Super Visa
Canada

How to apply for the Super Visa

The Super Visa is a temporary visa that is an attractive option for Canadian citizens and permanent residents who want to bring their foreign parents and grandparents to Canada. Get a Free Super Visa Telephone Consultation with the Cohen Immigration Law Firm The Super Visa allows parents and grandparents to visit their family for up to five […]

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How to Immigrate to Canada from Nigeria
Canada

How to Immigrate to Canada from Nigeria

Nigerians are Canada’s fourth largest source country of immigrants. In 2021, over 15,000 Nigerians were granted permanent residency in Canada.   Discover if You Are Eligible for Canadian Immigration Canada is a popular destination choice for Nigerians because of the various economic opportunities and sectors the country offers to Nigerian professionals, such as the oil […]

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Ontario immigration is preparing to switch to new NOC 2021
Canada

Ontario immigration is preparing to switch to new NOC 2021

Ontario is preparing to align the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) with the new National Occupation Classification (NOC) 2021 system, according to a September 6 media release.   The new NOC system is already in use by Employment Development Canada (EDSC) and Statistics Canada (StatsCan), while Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will be implementing the system in November. Discover if You Are Eligible for […]

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