Canada has opened the doors for Skilled Professionals with the launch of Express Entry system to manage the applications for Permanent Residency. The program was initiated in 1st January 2015 and is credited for being simple and fast processing speeds. It covers almost all the occupations and is open to all working professionals. Professions listed under NOC (National Occupation Classification) O, A & B can apply under the new system. CIC (Citizenship and Immigration Canada) has announced that there is no upward bounds on the no. of applications to be accepted.
Applicants are selected based on factors such as age, education, experience, English knowledge etc. If and once selected, applicants will be issued an ITA (Invitation to apply) for filing the case for Permanent Residency. CIC then processes the visa within 6 months.Applicants having an approved job offer from a Canadian Employer or a nomination from any of the Provinces under Provincial Nomination Programs will immediately be issued the ITA (Invitation to apply). Federal govt. can also select the potential candidates based on the skill set of the applicant. Applicants are always selected on the merit basis.The stepwise process under the new program are:
Once selected, the applicant will be issued an ITA (Invitation to Apply), based on which Permanent Residency is filed with CIC within 60 days of the issuance.Migrate to Canada, hassle-free with Definite Consultants
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