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Whether your company is sending employees to Canada or expanding your worldwide footprint—Fragomen is here to help. Our experienced immigration professionals partner with businesses of all sizes to develop immigration strategies that can help you achieve your goals.
- Canada's immigration system is a dual intent system, which allows foreign nationals to enter Canada as workers, students, or visitors, while also seeking permanent resident status based on skilled work, business, or family ties.
- Business Visas are generally valid for six months, but Temporary Residence Visas (TRVs) must be obtained from a Canadian consular post and may be issued for a longer period in certain circumstances. Visa-exempt nationals are required to obtain electronic travel authorization (eTA), except for U.S. citizens and U.S. lawful permanent residents who are exempt from this requirement.
- The main work authorization type is the Intracompany Transfer Work Permit. The validity of this visa depends on the foreign national's position and is granted at the immigration officer's discretion. There is no labour market testing requirement for this category. Dependent family members can accompany the main foreign national applicant under this category, including an unmarried same- or opposite-sex partner with whom the main applicant has cohabitated for at least one year before the application filing date.
Fragomen can also consult on citizenship matters and, as permitted within the confines of local law, may be able to offer citizenship assistance.
Fragomen in Canada is Fragomen (Canada) Co., operating exclusively as an immigration consultancy and not as a law firm in Canada.
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