Canada is one of the most favoured destinations to migrate. Every year, over 250,000 immigrants from across the globe migrate to Canada. The Canadian government was targeting 350,000 by 2021. Unlike USA which has suspended immigration post COVID 19, its neighbour Canada is still open.
Canada offers good quality of life to all migrants. A Permanent Resident (PR) Visa is the first step to get a Canadian citizenship. A Permanent Resident is a person who has been accorded the resident status by the Canadian Government and enjoys work and business rights like normal Canadian citizens. He/she can live and work anywhere in Canada for the duration of five years and does not require a work permit. Businessmen can do business or invest in any part of Canada just meeting the regulatory requirements for such investments or business. Essentially a PR visa holder though remains a citizen of his/her home country but enjoys special privileges and rights in Canada and is expected to pay all taxes in Canada. But the person need not pay no tax on income earned outside the country.
Apply for it to the – Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to get the Canada PR visa. The Canadian immigration authority decides based on the selection criteria of the various immigration program provided by the IRCC, immigrants are selected for the Permanent Resident visa. There are two popular ways of attaining the PR status – Express Entry program and Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)
Permanent Resident Visa allows immigrants to live and work in Canada on a permanent basis. And at the same time proves helpful for the Canadian government. This helps them shortlist the potential residents who are desirable to be elevated as citizens.
They might evaluate on several factors like
The Canadian government issues a PR card which has to be shown for travel outside Canada and back.
A skilled worker can start the process by creating an online account for the Express Entry Program by two steps
The list of documents that are to be furnished are as follows:
Canada Immigration judges on immigration on factors such as include age, educational qualification, work experience, language proficiency, adaptability etc. The system allows for entry of the most qualified individuals. Applicants can get a maximum score of 100 points and need a minimum score of 67 to qualify for the immigration process. The following list will tell you how many points you can score in each segment of the points system:
The PR point is important and we can help you to score better to fast process your application. Talk to us now to know more about Canadian PR points system.
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