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Canada Immigration: 10 THINGS I WISH I KNEW BEFORE MOVING TO CANADA AND THE BENEFITS OF CHOOSING THE RIGHT PROGRAMS WHEN MIGRATING
  • Posted 13 Aug ,2018



 14 August 10 Things I wish I knew before moving to Canada and the Benefits of choosing the right programs when migrating SEO ART

Do you want to migrate, work or study in Canada? But not sure which program suits you best? Well,Globevisa Group is here to help and make it easier for you to choose.


Why live in Canada?

Here are the reasons, why you should choose Canada: 

1. Strong Employment Market / Opportunities

- Lot’s of opportunities for everyone compared to other countries. The Canadian Government continues to point out the need of more foreign workers to in Canada. Which is why finding a job in Canada is easier. Once you are employed, you will also receive insurance plans. Which is great as there is no age discrimination meaning everyone can find a job. There’s also no discrimination against elderly who wish to find a job. As some other countries has an age limit.

 

2. Universal Healthcare

- The national health care in Canada is very affordable and high quality. You can even go and see the doctor or go to the hospital for a treatment for free even though you don’t have any health insurance. As the Government paid a huge amount of money for the prescription medicines for the people in Canada. Since, services cost in other countries are high. You can’t compare it to Canada as it is very affordable for them and some other services in Canada are free. Which is why Canada has one of the best healthcare system in the world. If you stay for at least 3 months, residents can already receive the health benefits. You can even choose which hospital or clinics you want too.

 

3. Low Crime Rate

- Canada is 100% safe and secure due to the low crime rate. It is one of the lowest crime rates in the world. There’s less violent crimes and break-ins in Canada.

 

4. Excellent Education + Child Benefit

- The education system in Canada is well-balanced as Canada make sure that they put a lot of funding and effort on their schools to make it successful. Public schools in Canada are great as they are maintained by the Government and can guarantee you the free education and treatment of your child/children with a high quality of education.  Canada has 4 of the top 103 Universities in the world. Which includes schools of medicine, law, etc.

 

- Starting from July 2018 up until June 2019, for those children under 6 years old. They are eligible to obtain CAD $541.33 per month with a total of CAD $6,496 per year.  For children aged 6 to 17 years old are eligible to receive CAD $456.75 per month with a total of $5,481 per year.

 

5. Government Control

- The Government in Canada cares deeply about their people. They will even help you decided which schools is the best for your child/children to what they are eating.

 

6. Tax

-  When you raise your kids in Canada, you get an advantage of paying less tax, as Government are supportive of big families and the welfare of their child/children depending on their age. They will deduct taxes. And will receive support for those with big families.

 

- There’s also child tax benefit for your child until the age of 18 years old. The Government in Canada will grant funds to help you raise your child. For more information visit: https://www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency/services/child-family-benefits/canada-child-benefit-overview.html

 

7. Social Programs

- Canada offers a great social welfare programs. Such as education programs and training programs etc. It is for those people who wants to apply or pursue a highly skilled job. The Government in Canada is also very generous as they even help workers with the rent, food and basic needs for the entire family.

 

8. Multi-cultural

- There are a lot of multicultural communities for those expects who wish to move to Canada. So, there is no doubt that you will definitely feel at home and comfortable in the new environment. As everyone in Canada are friendly, helpful and accepting.

 

9. Environment

-     The environment in Canada is very clean. As Governments are very strict and protects the forest and environment. 

 

10. Weather

-     Winter in Canada usually lasts from December through February.

-     Spring starts from February to April but sometimes extends through June.

-     Summer in Canada is generally starts from June to August which is hot and humid weather.

-     Fall or autumn in Canada is on September. This is the best month for people to travel as it is a good time to visit Canada due to the pleasant weather.

 

WHAT CAN GLOBEVISA DO FOR YOU?

Globevisa Group offers; 12 different ways for you to migrate to Canada; You may choose to apply for….

 

 

GLOBEVISA PROGRAMS

PART 1

8 different programs for Skilled Worker Immigration

      - Canada Experience Class (CEC) Stream

         (Advantage: PR with no education req.)

      - Federal Skilled Worker

         (Advantage: Canada PR with no job restrictions)

      - International Skilled Worker: Employment Offer

        (Advantage: GV owns 30% market share on QIIP)

      - International Student Immigration

        (Advantage: From Graduation to Immigration)

      - Post Graduate Work Permit

        (Advantage: Wish to work after Graduation)

      - Quebec Skilled Worker Program

        (Advantage: Easy criteria - French speaker)

      - Saskatchewan Skilled Worker

        (Advantage: Low price; one - stop Canada PR)

      - Self-Employed Persons Program

        (Advantage: No age restrictions for Canada + PR)

PART 2

3 different programs for Entrepreneur Immigration

      - Federal Intra-Company Transfer

       (Advantage: Low price option before PR)

      - Manitoba Business Investor Entrepreneurs

        (Advantage: Cheap PR Stepping Stone)

      - Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Program

        (Advantage: Low Cost Work Visa)

PART 3

1 program for Overseas Study

-    Higher Education Program

   (Advantage: World Class Education)

PART 4

1 program for Immigration by Investment

-    Quebec Immigrant Investor Program

   (Advantage: One Stop PR Status)



PART 1:

Why Immigrate to Canada as Skilled Worker?

1.       Easy Requirements for those who wants to apply as they accepts applications from wide range of age and low requirements on IELTS

2.       Economy: Low cost & little risk taken

3.       Wide range of benefits & welfare for you and your family.

4.       Easy application & direct access to Canadian Permanent Residence Card as skilled workers are high in demand in Canada.

 

Advantages for applying to Canada as a skilled worker

1.     Canada Experience Class (CEC) Stream (Advantage: Obtain PR with NO education requirement)

The process only takes around 8 to 14 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD. 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be 18 years old and above. You must score at least 450 marks or more. The english requirement; IELTS 5 or CLB 5. You also need at least 1 in recent 3 years of Canadian working experience (full-time / part-time). Extra requirements may vary between provinces for provincial nomination.

Why choose Canada Experience Class (CEC) Stream program?

Because it is a fast and low budget immigration to Canada. You don’t need education requirements when applying. But you will gain bonus points, if you had a Canadian study experience in the past. Plus, the English requirements is easy and for those who wants to apply; you just need to get IELTS 5 or CLB 5.

There is no occupation restrictions for Federal Government meaning anyone can apply. This can also help you and your family obtain one stop family permanent resident status.

 

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2.     Federal Skilled Worker (Advantage: Obtain Canada PR with no job restrictions)

The process will only take around 8 to 18 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be between 18 years - 44 years old. There’s no age limitations for Federal Government. For English requirements, you must obtain IELTS 6 or CLB 7. With at least 3 years of post-secondary education and at least 1 year continuous full-time paid job in recent 10 years. Also, note that the occupation lists varies between provinces.

 

Why choose Federal Skilled Worker program?

Because it is a fast and low budget immigration to Canada. There is no job restrictions after landing and there’s wide range occupation lists. You can also obtain one stop family Permanent Resident status.

GLOBEVISA GROUP supports multiple options on province in Canada.

You can enjoy the benefits as local Canadians with this program as a Federal Skilled Worker. Including; healthcare benefits, first-class education, low cost of living etc. Due to these Canadian labour benefits, you can live, study and work anywhere in Canada excluding Quebec. Good news! There’s no requirements on investment. So, it will be easier for you to migrate and even bring along your family members. You can also enjoy visa free travel to 180 countries, entering US territory seamlessly.

 

Since 2015 Jan 1st, They introduced the Express Entry and Provincial Nomination. PT can nominate candidates through the express entry pool. Candidates will receive an additional 600 points in the comprehensive ranking system (CRS) in the provinces and territories nomination. Provinces such as; New Brunswick, Manitoba, Ontario, Nova Scotia and Saskatchewan.

 

The Express Entry Draw is held once in every 1-2 weeks and most candidates must score around 351-400 points in comprehensive ranking system. 

 

The requirements for the Federal Worker Program and Provincial Nomination is the same. The only other additional requirements will be for the Provincial Nomination; you will need to apply to a province or territory for a nomination, you also need to be nominated by that province or territory and then that’s when you can apply to CIC to become a permanent resident. But you can only do so if you have at least 67 marks in CIC with an Express Entry marks of 499.

 

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3.     Canada International Skilled Worker: Employment Offer (Advantage: Globevisa Group has the most quotas among all Saskatchewan Immigration Programs)


The process will take 2 years. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD.

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be 18 years old and above. With the score of at least 60 points in EOI.  The language score test must be at least Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 4 which is equivalent to IELTS  (Listening 4.5, Reading 3.5 and you need to obtain at least 4 in those two of the elements). With at least 1 year relevant work experience and a job offer letter (applicants must be in NOC matrix level “A”,”B” or “O”).  With a margin fund of at least CAD 19,000.

 

Why choose Canada International Skilled Worker: Employment Offer? Because the quantity of the quotas are stable for International Skilled Worker and as long as the applicant(s) pass the minimum score of 60 in the EOI they can move to the next stage. As for the company’s requirements, it is low. As long as that company has been established for at least a year with at least 3 full-time employees. You just need to provide some documents such as company registration, financial statements and tax documents.

 

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4.     Canada International Student Immigration (Advantage: From Graduation to Immigration in Canada)

The process will only take around 9 to 18 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD. 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be 18 years old and above. With a minimum 1 year of post-secondary education in Canada. You can apply within 2 or 3 years after your graduation. The English requirements; IELTS 6 or CLB 6 / or French CLB 7 and this requires at least 6-months valid work visa. Also, note that the requirement list may varies between provinces/regions.

 

Why choose International Student Immigration program?

It is a smooth immigration after graduating from Canada. It will be easy and simple for you to apply as the requirements isn’t that strict. You are not required to have a job offer(s) for post-grad students. This program can also help you gain a one-stop permanent resident status.

 

This program cover up to 8 provinces and regions in Canada and Globevisa Group owns nearly half of provincial immigration quotas.

 

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5.     Canada Post Graduate Work Permit (Advantage: For people who wish to stay in Canada after graduation)

This process will only take 4 months.

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be at least 18 years old. He/She have studied any full-time programme in Canada for at least 8 months and be able to provide all the supporting documents related to his/her studies such as; graduation certificates, transcripts and cover letter etc.  You must be able to provide your study permit that’s still valid, when you choose to apply and when submit your application to get an open work permit.

 

Remarks:

All applicant(s) must be graduated from: 

- Public higher education institutions such as College, Technical/Business College, University or CEGEP in Quebec.

 

- Private higher education institutions which have requirements that are equivalent to public higher education institutions (Note that: This is only applicable to some of the private higher education institutions in Quebec).

OR

- Private higher education institutions or Higher education institutions (Quebec) that provides courses that lasted for at least 900 hours or more, and obtained DEP or ASP qualification/certificate. 

 

- Private schools in Canada which can legally grant a degree. Including; Undergraduate Degree, Master's Degree or a Doctorate Degree (This certain course must be official and authorised by the province that you lived in).

 

Why choose Canada Post Graduate Work Permit?

Because it can help you stay in Canada longer after graduation and work there legally before you decided to successful choose to immigrate to Canada. If you choose to apply for this post graduate permit you must apply within 90 days after you graduate.

 

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6.     Quebec Skilled Worker Program (Advantage: French Speaker -Easy Criteria) 

The process will take around 2 to 3 years. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be aged 18 or above. With a french language proficiency of level B2. You must score at least 50 points as the full score is 99. Applicant(s) occupation should be listed in National Occupational Classification (NOC). You can also bring your spouse and children (under 19 or below). For those who wants to bring their spouse or common law partner, you must get at least 59 score and above out of 116. Note that All Quebec Skilled Worker program applicants should intend to reside in Quebec.

 

Why choose Quebec Skilled Worker Program?

Because it is easy and there is no investment requirement and it is a low assessment point requirement for French speakers. As long as you get Level B2 in higher French test result for a better selections. Also, this can also help you obtain a one stop family PR status.

 

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7.     Saskatchewan Skilled Worker Program (Advantage: Low price; one - stop Canada PR)

The process will only take around 9 to 18 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD.

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must be between 18 - 49 years old at the time of application. You need to hold a completed Bachelor’s degree or above. With a minimum EOI score of 60 points or more, out of 100. With english requirements of IELTS 5.5 or CLB 6. Applicant(s) must have at least 5 years working experience in the recent 10 years that is relating to the National occupational Classification (NOC) in the field of your education. Matrix level “A”, “B”, or “O” that’s high demand in Saskatchewan.

 

Why choose Saskatchewan Skilled Worker Program?

Because it is fast and low budget immigration to Canada. You can obtain family one-stop permanent resident status. It is easy fulfilling occupation and your application(s) are not sorted by EOI score so everyone has a chance and it is not required for you to have any investments and management experiences.

 

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8.     Canada Self-Employed Persons Program (Advantage: No age restrictions for Canada PR)

The process will only take about 25 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least 20,000 CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) can apply as long as he/she has a post-secondary education or above. With a score of 35 or more in assigned point system our of 100. Also, have a career background in art, culture, entertainment or athletics. Applicant(s) should have a relevant self-employed working experience for at least 2 years in the recent 5 years. As well as achievements on  events / competitors / international awards that they received.

 

Why choose Canada Self-Employed Persons Program?

Because the immigration requirements is simple. There’s no age limitations meaning all ages are accepted. Easy requirements on language and education. There’s no job restriction after landing. Investments and management experiences are also not required. This program can help you obtain family one-stop permanent resident status.

 

Do you want to ask any question(s)? Click here to talk to our consultants.

 

 

PART 2:

Advantages for applying to Canada - Entrepreneur Immigration

1.     Federal Intra-Company Transfer (Advantage: Low price option before PR)

The process will only take 14 months and there is no asset criteria requirement for this program.

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) should have no criminal record. With a complete medical examination and proof that you have been offered a position with a Canadian branch, affiliate or subsidiary/parent of a foreign company to show the Government. You must have a full time experience working with this foreign company for at least one year straight and holding/held a specialised knowledge position or a senior managerial position (with 1 year experience within those 3 years).

 

Criteria of the Foreign company:

The company must have a total or at least 15 people or above. The company has been set up for at least 3 years with tax return revenue of CAD $1,000,000 or above OR hold a company for 5 years or above with tax revenue of CAD $500,000 or above. You must also maintain the company website operations and keep in mind that Canada does not accept real estate developers application(s) for this program.

 

Starting up a business in Canada.

If you choose to do this, you will need to show the Government your business plan and your investment with a capital of CAD $100,000 you need hire at least one person (employee) in the company.

 

Why choose Canada Federal Intra-Company Transfer Program?

Because the immigration requirements for this program is simple. It does not require a labor market opinion. There is no requirements for your age or languages and even your family assets. You can even bring your spouses with you and they can apply for work permit. You will also get healthcare and education for your family. This work permits can be issued and last up to 5 years time. But if you are an executive or senior managers you can obtain a 7 year visa.

 

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2.     Manitoba Business Investor Entrepreneurship (Advantage: Cheap PR Stepping Stone)

 

The process will only take 12-24 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least $500,000 CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) can apply as there is no age limit. But preferably between 25 to 49 years old. You need to have a minimum of 12 years of education, equivalent to a high school diploma. With over 80 points from expression of Interest assessment (EOI). As well as a minimum score of 5 on the Canada Language Benchmark (CLB).

 

You must be able to demonstrate that you have a minimum 3 years of full time work experience in the past 5 years either as an active business owner or working in a senior management role of a successful business and the company owners must hold over 33.3% share investment. The applicant(s) must also have a minimum personal net worth of $500,000 which has been accumulated through legal and legitimate sources in their own right.

 

There 2 options; A & B 

Option A: You need to have a minimum investment of $250,000 for your business situated in the Manitoba capital region and you need to employ at least 1 Canadian permanent resident or citizen.

 

Option B: You need to have a minimum investment of $150,000, if your business is position outside Manitoba capital region and to employ at least 1 Canadian permanent resident or citizen.

 

Why choose Canada Manitoba Business Investor Entrepreneurship ? Because you can obtain a family permanent resident status and the investment requirement are already low compare to others. The amount of your investment will depend on your chosen location. This program is also included in PNP = Provincial Nomination Program.

 

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3.     Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Program (Advantage: Low Cost Work Visa)

The process will only take 12-24 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least $500,000 CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) can apply as long as he/she has a minimum score of 105 in EOI and have a CAD $500,000 minimum net business and personal assets under the names of the applicant or the spouse. Applicant(s) must have at least 4 years or more in management experience in the last 10 years.

 

Also, it is required that in the past 10 years, the bank holding company must hold a minimum revenue of CAD $500,00 of one year or more.  As well as investing a minimum amount of CAD $300,000 in Regina and Saskatoon OR if you’d like to in other Saskatchewan communities with a minimum of CAD $200,000.

 

Why choose Canada Saskatchewan Entrepreneur Program? Because you don’t need IELTS. There’s also no requirements on the company revenue profits. Once you’ve established a business in Saskatchewan for at least 6 months you can apply for a ‘green card’ as long as you own and control over your investments and company. But if you decided to choose not to continue with your  business. You can sell the company after the PR application begins.

 

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PART 3:

Advantages for applying to Canada for Overseas Study

1.     Canada Higher Education Program (Advantage: World Class Education)

The process will only take 12 months. The asset criteria for this program is at least $120,000 CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) can only apply as long as it is related to your studies in sequential order. You also need to have at least $ 30,000 CAD for the family host, for your food, housing, daily expenses and tuition fee. The guarantor must be able to provide at least CAD 600,000 as a bank deposit. Note that this amount is a one year fixed deposit and you can withdraw this after you obtain your visa.

 

If you are in:

University Foundation Year:

- You need to be a high school graduate or completed high school

 

College:

- If you are in Year 3 (High school) or graduate

- You must obtain 5.5 - 6 in IELTS in order to pass the admission requirements. Note that every schools or your major has different requirements.

 

Post Graduate Certificate:

- If you are graduate from a higher education institutions or undergraduate.

 

University:

- You are currently a high school year 3 students and graduates.

- If you have an excellent academic results such as; 95 points in TOEFL or 6.5 in IELTS or above with extra curricular activities awards such as competition awards, reference letters, important activities participation etc. then you can apply directly to undergraduate studies of famous Universities in Canada.

Why choose Canada Higher Education Program? Because there’s numerous immigration options for you after you graduated. There’s different school options for you according to your eligibility.

 

Do you want to ask any question(s)? Click here to talk to our consultants.

 

PART 4:

Advantages for applying to Canada for Immigration by Investment

1.     Canada Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (Advantage: One Stop PR Status)

 

The process will only take 3 to 4 years. The asset criteria for this program is at least $2 million CAD.

 

Eligibility Criteria:

All applicant(s) must obtain a minimum net worth of CAD $ 2,000,000 legally. You can come alone or with your spouse as long as you intend to stay and settle in Quebec. Applicant(s) must have at least 2 years of managerial experience in the past 5 years. You also need to show that you took the medical exam and criminal check and successfully pass it. You also need to arrange an investment of CAD $1,200,000 for five years knowing that it is with no interest return, with a broker or trust the company that’s authorised to participate in the Investor Program OR to make a one off investment that cost CAD $350K with no refund.

 

Why choose Canada Quebec Immigrant Investor Program with Globevisa Group? Because Globevisa Group has reserved over 400 quotas for our clients from our appointed fund investment company. So, we can ensure you the success rate of this is over 80%. If you want, you can also do an investment overseas by the Government of Canada. There are no requirements on language and educations. Applicant(s) can get their family and dependent children as long as they are under 22 years old.

 

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What Globevisa Group can offer?

Globevisa Group has been recognised everywhere and received few certificates/international awards because of our excellent service. We also have branches all over the world. Globevisa Group offers a free consultation regarding your application(s) and our consultants can contact you, if you wish to speak and ask questions. As well as explaining to you, if you are eligible or not and provide you an alternate solutions and the requirements that you will need to prepare.

 

Globevisa Group provides a professional service with a high quality experience for our clients and has over 20 years experience. So, we can assure you that we can process your application properly and provide you or your family a professional guidance. As we provide after services. So, we will be with you every step of the way.

 

Globevisa Group offers over a 100 programs for all of our clients. With a successful rate of 95%. Because of this success and positive feedbacks from our clients all over the world. We were able to expand and set up 14 registered branches around the world; Hong Kong, London, Singapore, Melbourne, Vancouver, Toronto, Silicon Valley, Thailand, Malaysia, Turkey, Philippines, Cyprus, South Korea and India. 

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Posted on 14th August, 2018


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