Work Permit and Immigration to Canada

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The work permitCanadaallows an overseas to live and work inCanada. Usually a work permit is valid only for a specific job and length of time. If you wish to carry on any kind of employment inCanada; you might require a work permit. It is the employer's responsibility to obtain the Labour market opinion on the employee's behalf and one must be obtained before foreign worker may apply for a work permit. The purpose of LMO is so that the department of human resources and social development Canada HRSCD can verify that the job offered to a foreign national could not have been filled by a Canadian citizen. Before foreigners apply for a work permit, must have a job offer from an employer inCanada. HRSDC confirmation is organized by your employer and confirmation is usually given for a specific period of time and permit will be issued to coincide with this period. Renewal of a permit beyond the specific period will require new HRSDC confirmation.


The following are the types of employment that require a work permit

A senior manager seeking to enterCanadaas an intra-company transferee

A volunteer offered a position with a registered Canadian religious organization

An exchange professor or a post-doctoral fellow

Part of a film crew filming a documentary

Temporary work under international experienceCanadastudents and young worker

employment programs


People wishing to obtain immigration toCanadaare required to have a valid visa. To immigrate toCanadaand become a Canadian permanent resident, you will need to apply and be issuedCanadaimmigration. There are various programs under which you may qualify for immigration, but it's important to identify the best one for your particular case. Immigration toCanadahas continued growing; the numbers of immigrants are growing to the point that they are the majority of the foreign born population.


 The increased demographic presence of minorities and foreign trained professionals demand equal access to employment opportunities, which let them play their occupational roles according to their qualifications and work experience, so they can contribute to the development of this country and enjoy the benefits of it. Business immigration seeks to attract individuals with business or managerial experience who will contribute to the development of the Canadian economy. The provincial program allows provinces to nominate individuals who wish to immigrate toCanadaand who are interested in settling in a particular province. This immigration is an important fast track option for Canadian resident.

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This article was published on 2011/07/16