Notice: Our office will be closed to the public December 17, 2022 to January 9th, 2023.
For all our current and past clients, we will continue working on your files and responding through the holidays. Though please be advised that our response time may be delayed due to the high volume of work during this season.

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Express Entry Round of Invitations

Express Entry Round of Invitations

If you earned a Canadian degree, diploma or certificate and completed any part of your program of study or training between March 2020 and August 2022, you’re now eligible for Canadian educational credential points even if you completed the program entirely: through...

Immigration Medical Examination Requirements

Immigration Medical Examination Requirements

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has implemented a temporary public policy that exempts certain low-risk, in-Canada, foreign nationals from submitting an immigration medical examination (IME) as part of their application when their previous IME has...

Reuniting Families Across the Country

Reuniting Families Across the Country

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will continue to reunite families by accepting up to 15,000 complete applications for sponsorship under the Parents and Grandparents Program this year. In summary, the 2022 program will run in an almost identical...

Express Entry Rounds of Invitations

Express Entry Rounds of Invitations

Ministerial Instructions respecting invitations to apply for permanent residence under the Express Entry system #231– September 14, 2022 If you earned a Canadian degree, diploma or certificate and completed any part of your program of study or training between March...

IRCC to develop PR Pathway for Undocumented Workers

IRCC to develop PR Pathway for Undocumented Workers

Canada’s undocumented workers could gain a new avenue to permanent residency through a program under development by the federal government to tackle the underground economy. It is a pivotal turning point for some of the 500,000 undocumented residents estimated to be...

Compare Express Entry Programs

Compare Express Entry Programs

The new version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC2021) is coming soon! Read more at https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/immigrate-canada/express-entry/eligibility/compare/noc-2021.html

New Measures for Foreign Nationals

New Measures for Foreign Nationals

The Government of Canada recognizes the tremendous social, cultural and economic benefits that international students bring to Canada. Canada’s diverse and inclusive society, high-quality educational institutions, and opportunities to work or immigrate after...

Can You Raise a Foreign Worker’s Salary?

Can You Raise a Foreign Worker’s Salary?

As usual, the answer is "yes, but" you need to know the rules. In general, Canadian employers may increase a salary of foreign workers without getting authorization within a consumer price index - which has been at 2 or 3% to match the inflation. Recently, we are...

Residency Request Rejected

Residency Request Rejected

A Sudbury, Ont., woman says her Jamaican husband has been turned down for Canadian residency and they're appealing immigration officials' decision, but in the meantime, he could miss their child's birth in October. Ariella Ladouceur said she and Cordell James got...

Contract Workers who were Ordered to Leave

Contract Workers who were Ordered to Leave

More than a hundred foreign workers employed through a third-party agency are out of a job and at least some of them have been ordered to leave the country after the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) found they were working in the country without the proper...