Points-Based and Family Reunification Immigration Compared

Canada Plans 33% Expansion Of Provincial Nomination Programs

Provincial nomination programs attracting economic immigrants who meet specific provincial labour market needs are being given increasing importance by the Canadian government. The success of provincial programs – which allows Canada’s provinces and territories to manage their own immigration streams – means Ottawa will expand the PNP allocation by 33 per cent between now and…

Skilled Worker Application Intake of 5,000 Re-Established in Quebec

Skilled Worker Application Intake of 5,000 Re-Established in Quebec

A Quebec Skilled Worker Certificat de Sélection (CSQ) application intake of 5,000 has been re-established by the Quebec Ministry of Immigration for 2017-2018. Requirements for the Quebec Skilled Worker Program remain the same, with the applications to be received by August 15, 2018. A Quebec immigration statement noted that applications are currently only being accepted…