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Securing Work Visas in Canada

If you are from a different country seeking to work in Canada, you will need a required Work Permit. These typically come in two forms,

Open Work Permit

An Open Work Permit that allows you to work for any company or employer in Canada that fully complies with the law

Employer-Specific Work Permit

An Employer-Specific Work Permit that will enable you to work in Canada for certain entities and under agreed upon location and duties parameters.

canada work visa

What are the Steps? | Canada Work Visa

  • The employer applies for an LMIA (Labor Market Impact Assessment) for the potential employee.
  • They will then formally extend a temporary job offer contact for canada work visa.
  • The employee will apply for a temporary work permit after receiving the job offer.
  • After working in Canada under a temporary permit, employees may be eligible for permanent residence based on their job for canada work visa.

Important to Know

This program was developed to ensure a clean pathway for workers bringing valuable skills and experience to the Canadian workforce. We will do everything we can to prepare you for each step of this process and ensure your career is uninterrupted as you make the transition to a Canadian work location.

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