CANADA PERMANENT RESIDENCY VISA
Canada is one of the most popular choice of migrants among all the major Immigration hotspots around the world and the reason for that is the Canada Immigration programs through which you can obtain a PR Visa (Permanent Residency Visa) due to the promising nature of the Canada Immigration Program it appeals to the migrants a lot and makes Canada the most popular choice to migrate along with a large number of benefits that a PR Visa offers. Hence, Canada has become one of the most sought-after destination to migrate.
What does a Permanent Residency Visa offer?
A person having a Canada PR Visa has been provided with permission to reside without any restrictions on time period. The Person can do a job any employer is free to employ you and no work permit would be required for same once you get a PR you can move to any of the province or territory in Canada you don’t need to stick with employer, job or province and you can take the jobs easily, Start your own Business or invest anywhere in Canada by just meeting the regulatory requirements for the same along with this you will have all the social and welfare benefits that are given to a Canadian Citizen itself except the Voting rights in election. You can always renew or extend your PR visa and if you wish after completing 3 years you also become eligible to apply for Citizenship, you can bring your family along with you where you and your family will Insured with Benefits like free education for Children, Universal Healthcare and social benefits and Canada is considers as one the safest and most secure environment to move making it an Immigration Paradise.
CANADA EXPRESS ENTRY SYSTEM
Express Entry System is one of the biggest reasons why people have always chosen Canada as there first choice to migrate because this system makes the process of migration a very easy affair for the candidates. Under this program Skilled worker are chosen based on their skills and ability to contribute to Canada economy. Express Entry manages applications for 3 economic immigration programs:
- Federal Skilled Worker Program
- Federal Skilled Trades Program
- Canadian Experience Class
Launched in 2015, Canada Express Entry is basically an Online Immigration System which manages Skilled workers applications for Permanent Residency in Canada. The system is designed specifically to compare and rank all the qualified candidates against one another based on the selection factor of age, work experience, educational qualifications, Proficiency in English or French language as well as additional factors like arranged employment, etc. and the selected candidate receives an ITA (Invitation to Apply) to obtain the Permanent Residency Visa. A Candidate is allowed to stay in the Canada Express Entry pool for one year after the completion of 12 months you can re-enter and create a new profile.
How Express Entry works?
Find out if you are eligible?
In order to be eligible for Express Entry you will be required to score a minimum of 67 Canada Express Entry points based on the factors of age, educational qualifications, work experience, whether you have a valid job offer English and/or French language skills as well as adaptability. You need to have a culminative score of 67 or more out of 100 in order to be eligible for the same.
Get your Documents Ready
Documents would be required such as language test results, Education Credential report, etc. to show that you are eligible for Express Entry.
Submit your Profile (Creation of Express Entry)
After the Creation of your express entry profile in the pool based on the Information that you have provided the applicant will be issued with an Express entry profile no. and the applicant will be ranked in the express entry pool using the point-based system or Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS).
Receive an Invitation and apply for Permanent Residence
Selected candidates will be sent an Invitation to apply for Permanent Residency Visa afterwards you will have 60 days to submit your application for Permanent Residency.
CANADA PR REQUIREMENTS
Following Factors have a role on whether you will be eligible for Canada PR or not:
· AGE REQUIREMENTS: When applying for the Federal Skilled workers program (FSWP) the minimum age is 21, However if you are above 45 years you will get no CRS points.
· MINIMUM EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: your educational qualifications must meet the equivalency of the Canadian Secondary School qualification so equivalency of your educational credentials is very important.
· LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY: Candidate must prove his or her language proficiency in at least one of the two languages of the country namely English or French.
· MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum of 1 year of work experience required which is 30 hours per week for 12 months.
· ADAPTIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: A maximum of 10 points are available on this factor, requirements to get these points are 1 year of experience in maple leaf country, in case you have studied in the country, etc.
LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY EXAM: Depends on the test date, you will be needing to secure the minimum BANDs required in Reading, Writing, Listening and Speaking in order to prove your language proficiency.
EDUCATIONAL CREDENTIAL ASSESSMENT: Your Academic qualifications equivalency would be checked submission of your Professional qualification’s certificates from the relevant assessment authorities in Canada which is WES, ICAS, IQAS, etc. It takes 30-45 Days.
EXPRESSION OF INTEREST: Submission of expression of in the CIC account by uploading all the preliminary documents required such as IELTS, ECA, etc. It takes 1 Day.
COMPREHENSIVE RANKING SYSTEM and ITA: Processing time here depends on the CRS Score.
ITA SUBMISSION: you are given 60 days to Submit your application.
PASSPORT AND VISA STAMPING: 20-30 Days
Overall, the Process takes 7-8 Months to wrap up in successfully getting you a Canada Permanent Residency Visa.
CANADA JOB ASSISSTANCE
Once the online express entry pool is filed, then the candidate will be issued a personal reference number which enables us to file your resume in the Canada job bank. (Canada job bank is the compilation of various job sites across Canada).
HOW TO CALCULATE 67 POINTS FOR CANADA IMMIGRATION?
The 67 points for Canada Immigration are awarded on selective factors. They are as follows:
- Language Skills
- Education Qualifications
- Work experience
67 Points Calculator, in detailed, are as follows-
LANGUAGE SKILLS- 28 Points (maximum)
Canada has two official languages- English and French applicants have to be acknowledged in one or both of the languages in all four abilities – Speaking, Listening, Writing, and Reading. The 28 points are awarded in both languages.
First official language
CLN level 9 or higher
CLB level 8
CLB level 7
-First official language- 24 points
-Second official language- 4 points
Second official language
CLB level 5
CLB level 4 or less
EDUCATION QUALIFICATION- 25 Points (maximum)
The candidates must have a certificate or diploma from a secondary institution or post-secondary institution if they have pursued education from Canada.
Applicants who have pursued education from outside of Canada, they must have an ECA that verifies and validates the education as equivalent to the Canadian education system.
University degree at the Doctoral (PhD) level
Master’s level or equal OR University level entry-to-practice professional degree (or equal). Occupation related to the degree must be: NOC 2016 Skill level A and licensed by a provincial regulatory body
Two or more Canadian degrees
Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a program of three years or longer, or equal
Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a two-year program, or equal
Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma for a one-year program
Canadian high school diploma, or equal
WORK EXPERIENCE- 15 Points (maximum)
NOC is a list of occupations that are in high demand in the labour market of Canada and it is used to classify jobs. It displays the duties, responsibilities, skills of the designated jobs.
6 and above
AGE- 12 Points (maximum)
As age gets older, the points are reduced by one point.
EMPLOYMENT – 10 Points (maximum)
The candidate must have one-year work experience and be recruited by a Canadian employer. They must receive the job offer.
- The job offered must be full-time, paid, and continuous. It must not be seasonal.
- Minimum one year
- Listed in the NOC occupation of skill-type A or B
ADAPTABILITY- 10 Points (maximum)
if the candidate has kin or relative residing in the country, it increases the chances of selection and points.
Applicants’ relative’s language proficiency level (all four abilities and CLB level 4).
Applicant’s past studies (full-time or two-year study at a secondary or post-secondary school in Canada).
Applicants’ relatives past studies
Applicant’s past work in Canada (one year of work experience under the occupation listed in NOC).
Applicants’ relatives past work in Canada
Arranged employment in Canada
If the applicants have kin, family member, or relative residing in the country as a Canadian Citizen and are 18 years old
Ways to improve 67 points score for Canada Immigration?
If the candidate is not able to qualify for 67 score points, then they are not able to proceed further. The following points can help improve the points score:
- Improving language proficiency skill
- A higher level of education