28 05, 2020

Time for change – The Quebec Experience Program (PEQ) reform project

By | 2020-05-28T17:49:40+00:00 May 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments

A little earlier today, the Minister of Immigration of Quebec, Simon Jolin-Barrette presented his brand new PEQ reform project, only a few months after the first project that had never occurred. Keep in mind that in 2019, 86% of all CSQs were issued via this program. The measures are very different from those that were [...]

22 04, 2020

Immigration Canada has suspended the processing of the majority of work permit applications!

By | 2020-04-22T17:27:31+00:00 April 22nd, 2020|News|0 Comments

Following a notice dated April 10, we learned that visitor visa applications deemed to be non-essential, as well as electronic travel authorization (ETA) applications, were no longer processed until further notice. By suspending the processing of these two types of applications, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) wishes to focus its resources on essential services. [...]

16 04, 2020

Permanent residence processing fees: increase ahead!

By | 2020-04-20T12:31:58+00:00 April 16th, 2020|News|0 Comments

If you plan to submit your application for permanent residence soon, you only have a few days left to take advantage of the current fees. Indeed, on April 30th, at 9:00 am Eastern Daylight Time, the fees will increase on average by 50%! For the Economic class applicants: Fees for principal applicants of the Economic [...]

6 04, 2020

Foreign workers, Registration to the Canada Emergency Response Benefit starts now!

By | 2020-04-06T18:49:43+00:00 April 6th, 2020|News|0 Comments

You can register online today to get Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB). The federal government has implemented this program to help the vast majority of the population, including foreign workers! Here are the eligibility criteria: You must reside in Canada; You are 15 years of age or older at the time of application; You have [...]

26 03, 2020

A long-awaited return to Canada for many temporary workers and international students!

By | 2020-03-27T16:56:01+00:00 March 26th, 2020|News|0 Comments

The Government of Canada confirms that measures are now in place in order to allow many temporary workers and international students back home. We are reassured to know that the Government recognizes the vital importance of these actors for the national economy. Here is a list of the individuals who are allowed back to Canada [...]