• Canadian Family Class Sponsorship Requirements

    What are your options for Canadian Family Class Sponsorship? Many Canadian citizens and permanent residents have loved ones abroad that they wish they could bring to Canada. You can sponsor certain relatives to come to Canada if you’re at least…

  • IRCC Parents Sponsorship 2019 Maxed Out

    Canada’s first-come, first-served parents and grandparents sponsorship program went live online on January 28 at NOON Eastern Standard Time. Within minutes some 100,000 people had attempted to access and complete the expression of interest to sponsor form. IRCC’s target for…

  • What is Canada Super Visa and Requirements?

    What is Canada Super Visa? Canada Super Visa is a long-term, multiple-entry visa for parents and grandparents of permanent residents or Canadian citizens. The Parent and Grandparent Super Visa (Super Visa) is a temporary resident permit that allows parents and grandparents to stay for up to…

  • Canada Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC)

    What is the Federal Skilled Trades Class? The Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC) was launched on January 2nd 2013 by Citizenship and Immigration Canada – CIC (now Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada – IRCC). Federal Skilled Trades Class and Express…

  • Canada Express Entry CRS Score Drops

    CRS Score Drops for 2019 Second Draw Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) conducted the second Express Entry draw of 2019 on January 23. The minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score dropped by six points from previous draw to 443. Invitations to Apply (ITAs) were…

  • Canada Express Entry Invitations to Apply

    What is Invitation to Apply? An invitation to apply (also known as ITA) is a document issued by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC, formerly CIC) to candidates in the Express Entry pool. Express Entry is not an immigration program in itself, but rather…

  • Canada Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program

    What is Canada Parents Sponsorship Program? Canada Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) allows Canadian citizens and permanent residents over the age of 18 to sponsor their parents and/or grandparents for Canadian permanent residence. The program was originally based on random…

  • Canada Increases Settlement Funds for Express Entry Immigration

    Canada Express Entry Proof of Funds Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC formerly CIC) announced changes to the proof of settlement funds required for skilled immigration through the Federal Skilled Worker Class (FSWC) and Federal Skilled Trades Class (FSTC). Settlement funds are required…

  • Canada “Visa Lottery” is a Scam. Beware!

    NO Canada Visa Lottery Is Canada visa lottery real? You can find this question on many immigration discussion boards. Fraudulent misrepresentations about a Canadian visa lottery system have been reported in many countries, especially Ghana and Nigeria – see the…

  • Canada Express Entry FAQs

    These Canada Express Entry FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) are reproduced here for your convenience from IRCC’s official website. Please visit Government of Canada – Express Entry FAQs for more FAQs and information on Express Entry. Can I have more than…