Getting an LMIA for an Employee

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A reminder to employers that as a result of the global recession, concurrent processing for work permits and labour market opinions are no longer available. Not only that, but all Labour Market Opinions now expire six months after issuance.

Accelerated Labour Market Opinions

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On April 25, 2012, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada (“Service Canada”) launched two initiatives that will significantly change the process by which Canadian employers interested in hiring foreign workers apply for Labour Market Opinions (“LMO”).   These are the Accelerated Labour Market Opinion Initiative (“A-LMO”) and the introduction of online applications. The A-LMO The purpose … Read More