There are 3 federal programs under the Express Entry system:
Federal Skilled Worker
Federal Skilled Trades
Canadian Experience Class (CEC)
Candidates who qualify for one of these programs create an Express Entry profile online. If they are drawn from this "pool" (they have sufficient points for the periodic draws), they will receive an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for Permanent Residency.
Provincial Nominee Programs
Almost every Canadian province or territory has it's own immigration program(s). These target candidates who have the skills, education and experience that are in demand in that province.
The province or territory can recruit applicants through the Express Entry system or through a paper-based selection process.
There are over 80 provincial immigration streams. We can help you to find the path that fits your personal situation.
An eligible sponsor may be able to sponsor:
a spouse or common-law partner
parents or grandparents
Self-employed applicants who have relevant experience in cultural activities or athletics may qualify under this immigration stream. These applicants must be willing and able to make a significant contribution to the cultural or athletic life of Canada.
Relevant experience in this category is defined as cultural activities or athletics at a world-class level or self-employed experience (at least 2 years) in cultural activities or athletics.
This immigration stream is for entrepreneurs with the skills and potential to build businesses in Canada that:
can create jobs for Canadians
can compete on a global scale
Eligible applicants must have a qualifying business; a letter of support from a designated organization; meet the language requirements; and bring enough money to settle in Canada.
For entrepreneurs who are looking to invest in business creation in Canada.
Eligible candidates who want to invest and manage a business in Canada may apply based on provincial programs.
Permanent Resident Card Renewal
Permanent Residents are required to travel with a permanent resident card. We can assist with the renewal process.
Caregiver and Home Support Worker
The Home Child Care Provider and Home Support Worker pilots provide caregivers with the opportunity to become a permanent resident after 2 years of eligible work experience in Canada.
Eligible applicants receive a work permit in order to gain their Canadian experience. Family members can come to Canada to work or study while this experience is acquired.