Your Immigration Options
A little bit about us
Deanne Acres-Lans is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC) who has over 12 years of experience in Canadian immigration. She is a member in good standing with the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC).
Werner Lans is a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC) who is originally from South Africa and has gone through the immigration process himself. He is a member in good standing with the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC).
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Permanent Residency Process
Find out if you qualify
We have a quick assessment to get you going.
Pick the best program for you
This is where we could help you make the right choice.
Write your required language test
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Gather your supporting documents
Review and submit your application
We can help you do a final review of your file.
Wait for your visa to be issued
Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)
Find out how the Provincial Nominee (PNP) Programs works and if you qualify!
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Your most important questions answered
What is the Canadian immigration points system?
Canada uses multiple points systems to assess prospective immigrants. The most commonly used are the Federal Skilled Worker points system and the Comprehensive Ranking System used by Express Entry applicants.
What are the requirements to immigrate to Canada?
Each program has its own requirements but typically you will need to prove you are fluent in French/English, have a high school diploma or higher and work experience in a skilled occupation. Some programs may require you to have a job offer, but you can immigrate without a job offer.
How much money do you need to immigrate to Canada?
Some programs require that you have a certain amount of money available based on your family size. This is called settlement funds. For those applying as a Federal Skilled Worker, you would require a minimum of $ 12,960, which would increase based on your family size. View your required amount here.
What is the easiest way to immigrate to Canada?
The easiest way to immigrate is if you are a dependant child, spouse, parent or grandparent of a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident who is over 18. Otherwise, the Federal Skilled Worker program is the easiest way to immigrate to Canada as it does not require a job offer.
Can you immigrate to Canada without a job offer?
You can immigrate to Canada without a job offer depending on your personal background. As Canada uses a points system to assess applicants, only those with a high enough score can successfully immigrate without requiring a job offer. Listen to our podcast to learn more
What is the fastest way to get permanent residency in Canada?
Unless you are the spouse or dependent child of a Canadian Citizen or Permanent resident who is over 18, the fastest way to immigrate to Canada is via the Express Entry system
What kind of skilled workers are needed in Canada?
Canada does not have a set list of specific occupations that they are looking for. They are looking for those with experience in management positions, occupations usually requiring university education and occupations that usually require college education, specialized training or apprenticeship training.
Which is the easiest province to immigrate to in Canada?
Currently Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia are the easiest Provinces to immigrate to as they do not require a job offer. They each have their own requirements which you can read here
What is the Canadian immigration process?
First, find out if you qualify. Then, pick the best program for you. If required, write your required language test. You will then need to begin gathering your supporting documents in order to submit your application.
Can I immigrate to Canada?
The ability to immigrate to Canada is based on a variety of factors including age, level of completed education, skilled work experience, language proficiency and current and past connections to Canada. To see if you meet the requirements, complete our free assessment today.
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