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A temporary visit allows foreign nationals to legally
remain in Canada for temporary purposes. You must
meet the requirements set out in the immigration
manual adherent to your purpose of visit to Canada whether that is as a visitor, student or worker.
✧ Study ✧
In order to study in Canada foreign nationals require a "study permit" or "student visa". Foreign nationals may not study at any institute of their choice; they must study at a designated learning institution (DLI) in order to be eligible for a permit. After graduation, we can help you can obtain a work permit in Canada and you can gain valuable work experience.
✧ Work ✧
A work permit allows foreign nationals to work in Canada legally. Most foreign nationals require a work permit to work in Canada. There are two types of work permits:
✧ Open work permits allow you to work for any
employer in Canada.
✧ Employer-specific work permits allow you to
work for specific employers only.
You can apply for a work permit if:
* you already have a valid study or work permit, * your spouse, common-law partner or parents have a valid study or work permit, * you have recently graduated from a school in Canada, * you are waiting on a decision for a permanent residence application inside Canada, * you have been recognized as a convention refugee or protected person, * you wish to conduct business or a professional under NAFTA
The length of your work permit validity will vary depending upon the stream under which you apply.
✧ Visit ✧
Foreign nationals are required to be approved for entry into Canada. This process is called a "visitor visa". The visa is an official document which is stuck in your passport demonstrating that you meet the
requirements for entry into Canada, Most travelers through Canada require a visa.
There are separate streams for individuals who wish
to come to Canada for business purposes or for
Business Visitor Visa:
This stream is for individuals who wish to come to Canada for investment purposes or professionals who are coming here as intra-company transfers etc. Individuals working for a firm that has sister branches in Canada may travel
to Canada for short periods of times for installation, repair or training purposes.
Parent and Grand Parent Super Visa:
Under this stream parents and grandparents may visit their children or grandchildren in Canada for up to two years at a time. This is a multiple-entry visa that permits multiple entries for a period of up to 10 years. "other requirements apply for all visitor streams".
OTHER AREAS OF PRACTICE
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