Immigrate to Canada from Boston

Someone who permanently immigrates to Canada is called a permanent resident. Permanent residents in Canada have permanent resident cards, which are somewhat similar to the United States green card. This is a highly sought-after immigration status because permanent residents can live and work in Canada wherever they like while enjoying many benefits that Canada has to offer. 

However, becoming a permanent resident is not easy. While there are multiple different ways to become a permanent resident of Canada, you will want to discuss your options with a licensed immigration attorney to determine which option is best for you. Some of these options for obtaining permanent resident status in Canada include:

Skilled Worker Category: Workers in occupations that are in high demand across the country can apply as a Skilled Worker, but the application process is quite strict. Applicants must qualify based on a points system, which means that they are given points for meeting different criteria based on age, education level and work experience. If they have 67 out of 100 points, they are eligible.

Canadian Experience Class: International students and foreign workers who are already legally in Canada on temporary visas can apply for permanent resident status under the Canadian Experience Class. This is because with their experience in Canada along with the required work experience, they can demonstrate they fit in well in Canadian society and the labour market.

Family Class Category: Someone can immigrate to Canada as a permanent resident if they have another permanent resident or a Canadian citizen sponsor them. However, this sponsor must be a spouse or a very close relative as well as prove they can be financially responsible for the sponsored applicant to be considered under the family class immigration category for permanent residency in Canada.

Permanent resident applications for Canada

We are a team of immigration attorneys that can help you realize your dream of living in Canada as a permanent resident. Whether you want to work, live or study in Canada, we can help you find any way you are eligible to apply for permanent residency status. We have helped many people from all over the world, including from the United States, immigrate to Canada and apply for permanent residency during our 15 years in business. Contact us using the phone number at the top of the page today, we can help you!

Any information provided here does not constitute legal advice and is intended for general information only. Should you require legal advise, you are encouraged to contact a lawyer directly. All blog postings are public and are not subject to solicitor/client confidentially. Case results depend on a variety of factors unique to each case, and case results do not guarantee or predict a similar result in any further case undertaken by the lawyer.

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