Canada wants foreign talents to work here and has therefore designed many different immigration programs:
GLOBAL TALENT STREAM
This program provides innovative firms in Canada with a faster way to hire highly-skilled foreign talents when Canadians or permanent residents are not available. The Global Talent Stream offers many benefits, which include:
- No minimum recruitment requirements for employers
- Fast and efficient process
- Attract top talent to grow and remain globally competitive
- Two-week work permit processing
INTRA-COMPANY TRANSFEREE PROGRAM
The Intra-Company Transferee Program is dedicated to employees of a subsidiary, affiliate, branch or parent company in Canada. Through this program workers who are transferred to the Canadian location can apply for a Work Permit. Employers who bring workers to Canada through this program are exempt from certain requirements.
START-UP VISA PROGRAM
This programs gives a unique opportunity for Start-Ups to launch a new business in Canada. The Start-Up Visa program wants to attract entrepreneurs skilled to build innovative companies that can create jobs for Canadians. Before you apply for a Start-Up Visa, you must have the support of a designated organisation such as an angel investor or venture capital fund that are approved to invest in or support possible start-ups.
This program is for people who want to immigrate to Canada permanently as a self-employed person. The person must have relevant experience in athletics or cultural activities and be willing to make a significant contribution to the athletic or cultural life of Canada.