A program offering immigration to trades professionals. This comprises more than 40 occupations such as carpenters, mechanics, electricians, plumbers, welders, technicians, and long haul drivers.
The most popular immigration program suited to more than 300 occupations. This includes occupations in Management & Financial Services, Engineering & IT, Health Care, Hospitality, etc.
It recognizes their contributions to the Canadian economy and the creation of strong links to Canadian society. This strengthens the permanent residence programs to Canada.
Canadian citizens and permanent residents may bring their parents and grandparents to Canada through one of two popular programs: Family Class sponsorship.
The Parent and Grandparent Super Visa (Super Visa) is a temporary resident permit that allows parents and grandparents to stay for up to 2 years in Canada per visit. It is valid for up to 10 years.
The spousal sponsorship program is part of Family class immigration. Under this program a Canadian Citizen or Permanent resident may sponsor a spouse or common low partner for Canadian Permanent residence.