ImmigrationMatters: Canada’s immigration track record

Immigrants contribute to the economy and create jobs for Canadians The strength of Canada’s economy is measured in part by the number of people working (known as the labour force) and paying taxes to fund our public services, such as health care. Thanks to immigration, Canada’s labour force continues to... Read More

How your PGWPP eligibility is affected

If you graduated or will graduate from a DLI that offers PGWPP-eligible programs, you’re still eligible for a post-graduation work permit if your in-class courses in Canada are moved to an online-only format because of COVID-19, or you had to put your studies on hold or study part-time because of COVID-19... Read More

IRCC speeding up processing for spousal applications

  From: Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada News release September 24, 2020—Ottawa—Today, the Honourable Marco E. L. Mendicino, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, is announcing action to speed up spousal application processing and help families build their lives together in Canada. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has increased the... Read More