1. General Inquiries
|1.1 What are the benefits of Canadian Immigrant Visa?
1.2 What is an Employment Authorization?
1.3 What is the change in Canadian Immigration Regulation?
1.4 What are the benefits of using an immigration councilor?
1.5 How do I retain Bridge2Canada to represent me?
2. Eligibility and Qualifications
|2.1 Who qualifies for an Immigrant Visa?
2.2 Who can I include in my application for an Immigrant Visa?
2.3 How do I find out if I qualify for immigration to Canada?
3. Government Fees
|3.1 Does the Canadian government charge a fee for submitting a
permanent resident application?
3.2 When do I pay government fees?
3.3. What is the currency of these government fees?
3.4 What is the Right of Landing Fee (ROLF)?
3.5 Are there any other fees or costs?
|4.1 Can I apply to a Canadian visa office, which is not responsible
for the area in which I reside?
4.2 What documents should be submitted in support of my application
for permanent residence?
4.3 When must I submit the supporting documentation?
4.4 In what language must my supporting documentation be submitted?
4.5 Can I transfer my application to a different visa office after
it has been submitted?
4.6 How long does the immigration process take?
|5.1 Will I be interviewed by an immigration officer?
5.2 What is a security interview?
5.3 When is the selection interview held?
5.4 Is there anything I can do to obtain an interview waiver?
|6.1 Will I have to take a medical exam?
6.2 Will my application be rejected if I have a certain disease or
6.3 If I am pregnant, will I still have to undergo the medical
6.4 Can my dependents undergo the medical examination in another
6.5 Will my non-accompanying dependents be required to complete
6.6 Validity of the medical exam:
|7.1 What is a police clearance?
7.2 When must I submit the police clearance?
|8.1 Am I required to have a certain amount of assets?
8.3 Will my application benefit if I have a close relative in
8.4 Is work experience a requirement?
8.5 Must the experience have been accumulated on a full-time basis?
Must it have been accumulated continuously?
8.6 How is experience in a previous or current occupation evaluated
when that occupation differs from the applicant's intended
occupation in Canada?
8.7 Is credit given for experience gained during post-secondary
8.8 Must I have a Canadian offer of employment to qualify as a
8.9 Can I apply if I do not yet have the required minimum work
|9.1 What is the Business Immigration Program?
9.2 What documents must Business Immigration Program applicants
9.3 As a Business Immigration Program Applicant, am I required to
live in the province, which I originally indicated as my intended
9.4 How can I qualify as an Immigrant Investor?
9.5 How Can I, as an Immigrant Investor, prove that I earned my
minimum net worth “by my own endeavors”?
9.6 As an Immigrant Investor, will I be obliged to work and/or
engage in business activities in Canada?
9.7 When do I, as an Immigrant Investor, commit my investment
9.8 What happens to my investment amount if my Immigrant Investor
application is refused?
9.09 How can I qualify as an Immigrant Entrepreneur?
9.10 Are there any minimum net worth requirements for Immigrant
9.11 What are the terms and conditions of the Entrepreneur Visa?
9.12 Must I, as an Immigrant Entrepreneur applicant, make an
exploratory visit to Canada during the immigration process?
9.13 Must I, as an Immigrant Entrepreneur applicant, submit a
detailed business plan?
9.14 As an Immigrant Entrepreneur, will I be permitted to change my
9.15 How can I qualify as a Self-Employed Immigrant?
9.16 Must I, as a Self-Employed Immigrant, make an exploratory visit
to Canada during the immigration process?
|10.1 Who qualifies for immigration under the Family Class?
10.2 Who can be included in a Family Class application?
10.3 Who qualifies as a "Dependent Child"?
10.4 What if the dependents will not accompany the Family Class
applicant to Canada?
10.5 What financial criteria must be satisfied to qualify as a
10.6 What does "Essential Needs" mean?
10.7 What if the sponsor does not have the requisite financial
10.8 What other criteria must the sponsor satisfy?
10.9 As a sponsor, what obligations are there toward the government?
10.10 Can the "Undertaking to Assist a Member of the Family Class"
be revoked or modified?
10.11 What if the sponsor does not fulfill the terms of the
"Undertaking to Assist a Member of the Family Class"?
10.12 What other agreements must the sponsor enter into?
10.13 What documents must the sponsor submit?
10.14 What documents must the Family Class Immigrant submit?
10.15 Where is the Application to Sponsor submitted?
10.16 Where is the Family Class Immigrant's application submitted?
10.17 Are there circumstances that may allow a Family Class
Immigrant to apply from within Canada?
10.18 Can a Family Class Immigrant work or study in Canada while the
application is being processed?
10.19 Must Family Class Immigrants and Sponsors attend interviews
with immigration officials?
10.20 How long will the entire sponsorship process take?
as a Permanent Resident
|11.1 Do I become a permanent resident of Canada as soon as my
landing documents are issued?
11.2 How long can I wait to come to Canada after my Immigrant Visa
11.3 Can the expiry date on my Canadian Immigrant Visa be extended?
11.4 Must I land at or near the location I indicated as my intended
destination on my application form?
11.5 What should I arrive with when I land in Canada?
11.6 When must my accompanying dependents land?
|12.1 Must I stay in Canada
12.2 When can Canadian Citizenship be obtained?
12.3 Does Permanent Residence status in Canada permit me to
enter/work in the USA?
12.4 What is the job-market like in Canada?
|13.1 Once I obtain
Canadian Permanent Resident status, how soon do I become eligible to
apply for Canadian Citizenship?
13.2 Do I have to apply for Canadian Citizenship as soon as I am
13.3 What are some of the advantages of obtaining Canadian
13.5 Will time spent away from Canada be counted towards my
13.6 Will Canadian Citizenship make me eligible to work in the USA,
Mexico, or Chile?
13.7 As a Canadian citizen, am I required to obtain a Returning
Resident Permit for absences from Canada?
13.8 Can I have dual Citizenship?
13.9 As a Canadian citizen, must I pay Canadian income tax on my