Home Child-Care Provider Pilot and Home Support Worker Pilot

Meurrens LawSkilled Immigration (Express Entry, CEC, FSWC, Etc.)

On June 18, 2019 Canada launched the Home Child-Care Provider Pilot and Home Support Worker Pilot. The Home Child-Care Provider Pilot and Home Support Worker Pilot are 2 economic pilot programs targeted to foreign national caregivers who: have a job offer or Canadian work experience in an eligible caregiver occupation; and meet minimum education and … Read More

CIC Caps CEC, Eliminates Eligible Occupations

Meurrens LawSkilled Immigration (Express Entry, CEC, FSWC, Etc.)

On November 8, 2013, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (“CIC”) announced significant changes to the Canadian Experience Class (“CEC”). The CEC is a very popular program for immigrating to Canada.  Subject to narrow exceptions, individuals qualify for the CEC if: they plan to live outside of Quebec; they have at least 12 months of full-time skilled … Read More

Federal Investor Program Requirements To Double

Meurrens LawBusiness and Entrepreneur Immigrantion

In a much anticipated change, the Federal Government has announced a series of changes to the Federal Immigrant Investor Program (“FIIP“) in the Gazette.  Changes to the Quebec Investor Program are expected shortly. The Doubling The Government of Canada is proposing that amendments be made to the definition of “investor” and “investment” in section 88 … Read More