Canada Immigration Blog

CETA – Canada’s newest Trade Agreement provides for Exchange of Foreign Workers

Wednesday October 4th, 2017

On September 17, 2017 the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) came into force providing for the exchange of services between Canada and the European...

Are you eligible for Express Entry? Certainty takes advance preparation!

Tuesday September 26th, 2017

We are frequently consulted by prospective immigrants who want to know IF THEY qualify for permanent residence to Canada under the Express Entry program. Express...

Relying on IRCC Published Information – Applicants Beware!

Wednesday September 20th, 2017

In this age of information technology, Canada's department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) provides considerable online information for prospective immigrants. A visit to...

Challenging a Refusal of an Immigration Application:  Appeal, Judicial Review or Apply Again?

Tuesday September 12th, 2017

The hard truth is that not all immigration applications are approved.  Clients often come to us asking what their options are for challenging a negative...

Employer Alert! Service Canada’s Job Match Service Finally Comes into Effect: What Employers Need to Know

Monday August 28th, 2017

Employers have long been required to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit qualified Canadian permanent residents or citizens (“Canadian Applicants”) to fill positions before...

What your Writing Says About your Application

Tuesday August 8th, 2017

As a non-native English speaker, writing in English is a constant challenge. I often find myself struggling to find the perfect words to express myself...