Posted on September 6, 2016
If you have plans to immigrate to Canada, Canadian Temporary Visa provides you an ideal opportunity to live and work in Canada for up to four years. It’s one of the best Canadian Visa. If you are one among the aspirants looking to apply for the work and Live visa in Canada, here are the key things you must know before proceeding with the application for the same.
The Canadian work permit has to be supported with the LMIA (Labour Market Impact Assessment) approved job offer from Canada. This is the key document that has to be obtained by the Canadian employer sponsoring you for the work permit. It certifies that no Canadian is available for the open vacant position for which you are being hired on work permit.
Well, the work permit is usually employer specific. Hence, if you want to change the employer, you have to apply for new work permit in Canada. However, the workers on ‘open work permit’ can change the employer without applying for a new Canadian work permit.
The work permit processing time usually depends on the factors, how long the verification process take, i.e. medical examination is needed or not, etc. It also depends on the immigration office to which you have submitted the application.
The duration of a work permit depends on your job profile. Usually it is issued for up to four years. It can be extended when you are in Canada depending on the conditions. However, certain work permits has the maximum limit for stay and work.
Well, this is the most obvious question that comes in the mind of most of the work permit applicants. The Canadian work permit can actually be converted in to permanent residency, once you have gained enough experience in Canada. The Canadian Experience Class (CEC) stream of of Express Entry System provides the applicants a way to convert their work permit into permanent residency (PR) visa in Canada.
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However, obtaining Work and Live Visa or Temporary Visa can be difficult in view of LMIA requirement. You can also move to Canada by applying for Canadian PR visa directly. You can apply in Federal Express Entry system – a key pathway to obtain PR in Canada. It is a point based online system to submit EOI (Expression of Interest) and apply PR visa in Canada.
If you want to apply for Canadian permanent residency, Visas Avenue can be your crucial immigration partner. Visas Avenue is the registered immigration Consultancy Service that provides the key support to the visa applicants applying for their desired visas. The key services it offers include, online profile creation, EOI submission, Visa application filing, Visa follow up with immigration office, etc.
You may call the experts at Visas Avenue on contact nos. 011-48447777 (Delhi), 040-42467777 (Hyderabad), or 080-46668222 (Bangalore). Apart from this, if you have any query with regards to above topic or Canada immigration in general, you may send your queries to Visas Avenue email id- firstname.lastname@example.org.
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