Canada is a land of opportunity and abounds with economic
prosperity, affordable education options, world renown health care and retirement schemes,
clean air and fresh water supplies, all providing for a safe and secure
The Canadian Government's new immigration plan is to
emphasize the admission of a greater number of skilled immigrants with abilities to contribute directly to Canada's
economic and social development.
| Skilled Worker Class Program
|Skilled Workers are persons with suitable education, work
experience, age and language abilities under one of Canada's official languages and who are
selected as permanent residents under six selection factors which demonstrate their likelihood to
become economically settled in Canada.
| Business & Investment Immigration
Canada offers the most established investment immigration programs in the
world. Canada's Business Immigration Program seeks to promote economic development and
by attracting successful business people who have abilities and resources to invest or establish
businesses in Canada. Business immigrants, who represent nearly 10% of total immigrants, include
investors, entrepreneurs and self-employed immigrants.
A Canadian Citizen or permanent resident can sponsor a spouse or a
dependent child. To be eligible for Family Class Sponsorship,
individuals who desire to immigrate to Canada must have a close relative willing to sponsor them
and that relative must either be a Canadian Citizen or a Canadian Permanent Residents
a sponsor you may be expected to meet some income requirements. In addition if you have previously
agreed to sponsor a relative seeking permanent residence in Canada for a period of time who later
received social assistance, you may not be permitted to sponsor relatives in the