Category Archives: Canada

Canada: 2021 Sponsorship Lottery Program to Re-Open

The Government of Canada has announced that it will issue invitations to Sponsorship applications for Parents and Grandparents of Canadian citizens and Permanent Residents over the coming two weeks. IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) is expected to process up to 30,000 applications through this program in 2021. Sponsored Parents and Grand Parents will get […]

Good News for essential workers and international students in Canada

New Public Policy further strengthens Canada’s goal to accept 401,000 new permanent residents in 2021 while COVID-19 travel restrictions continue to limit the numbers of newcomers landing in the country. Immigration Minister Mr. Marco Mendicino announced a new pathway to permanent residency for 90,000 essential workers and international graduates who are currently in Canada. The […]

Canada Visa Applicants April21 updates

Immigration Advisory Services- As an Immigration law firm we believe in keeping our clients updated on the prevailing Immigration laws, types of visa applications as well as the service information of the Visa Application Centres (VAC’s). We understand there are hundreds of applicants waiting from past year to just get the one-time visa stamp on […]

Canada’s commitment of welcoming more than 1.2 million new immigrants

This article is about Canada’s immigration before, during and (soon to be) after the pandemic. Prior to the pandemic, Canada welcomed between 25,000 and 35,000 new immigrants per month. In the month of January 2021, Canada welcomed approximately 25,000 new permanent residents. This is comparable to the monthly intake prior to the pandemic. Good news […]

Ontario PNP Invites 668 Immigration Candidates

In the latest tech draw conducted by OINP (Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program) on December 15, 668 Express Entry candidates were invited to apply for a provincial nomination. OINP issued Notifications of Interest (NOIs) to qualified candidates, Which include the following: Their profiles should be registered in the federal Express Entry system. CRS score between 460 […]

TODAY: Visa Application Centres RE-OPEN in India:

The Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada has announced that its Visa Application Centres in India will resume services from today, November 20, 2020. To begin with, the government has mentioned that it will schedule limited biometrics appointment in Mumbai, New Delhi, Chandigarh, Ahmedabad, Jalandhar and Bengaluru. Priorities will be given to International students and Family […]

A fifth of Immigrants in Canada arrived from India in 2019

25 per cent of new immigrants originated in India India remains Canada’s number one source country for newcomers. Approximately 86,000 Indians who have become permanent residents in 2019 accounted for 25% of all new comers to Canada. China was a distant second, accounting for 9 percent of newcomers, followed by the Philippines, accounting for 8 percent of new immigrants. Nigeria, the United States of America, Pakistan, Syria, Eritrea, South Korea and Iran have rounded out the top 10 source countries. India ranks number one India accounted for 25 per cent of Canada’s 341,000 welcome immigrants. In recent years the Indian share of immigrants to Canada has increased significantly. As of 2015, India accounted for 14 per cent of immigrants to Canada. India is probably the leading source country of immigrants to Canada for the following reasons. It also has a large middle-class population with a high level of English language proficiency and education, who also have professional backgrounds that meet Canada’s criteria for the selection of immigrants. Indian nationals are the majority of applicants under the H1-B Temporary Skilled Worker Program in the United States. The approval rates for the H1- B visa program has decreased under the administration of President Donald Trump. This led to Indian nationals living in the U.S. electing to apply for permanent residence in Canada.

Canada

One of the largest and most beautiful countries in the world, Canada is the ideal place to live and work because of its quality of living, education, income levels, health care system and a relatively safe and clean environment. Canada has a highly developed economy and is the largest trading partner of the United States. […]

Express entry for Canadian Permanent Residence

On January 1, 2015, all prospective applicants will have to (first) complete an Express Entry profile. This will be applicable to all candidates applying under the following categories: Federal Skilled Worker Program; Federal Skilled Trades Program and Canadian Experience Class Under the Express Entry system, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) will invite people to apply […]

CRS Core factors

Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) Criteria – Express Entry Summary of maximum points per factor for Express Entry candidates Express Entry Comprehensive Ranking System Criteria Summary of points per factor for Express Entry candidates A. Core / human capital factors Points per factor – With a spouse or common-law partner Points per factor – Without a […]