Nadia was terrific. I am a lawyer so I had more questions than normal. She answered them all and was very patient with me. Despite the complexity of the process, she made it as easy as possible. Well worth the expense.
I’ve Received A PGP Invitation. What Next?
Starting September 20th, 2021, the IRCC started rolling out Parents and Grandparents Program (PGP) invites. Many individuals have been waiting patiently for this as this gives them to chance to sponsor their parents or grandparents to live with them permanently in Canada! This year a record number of 40,000 candidates who have submitted an expression […]
US Extends Land Border Restrictions Until October 21st
According to White House officials, the United States has prolonged its land border shutdown with Canada and Mexico for non-essential travel until at least Oct. 21. These restrictions were first put in effect in March 2020 and have been extended on a monthly basis ever since. Much unlike Canada, which has opened its borders to […]
Democrats Effort to Help Illegal Immigrants in the United States
The Democratic Party has recently been suggesting ways to welcome more undocumented immigrants in the United States. The Biden administration shared their idea to create immigration pathways for illegal immigrants seeking US citizenship along with other categories. Those eligible included participants of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, those who are protected by […]
Canada Border Reopened To All Fully Vaccinated Travelers
Are you ready to travel to Canada? Many foreign nationals have been waiting to get the green light to travel abroad to Canada after almost two years of COVID-19 travel restrictions. This virus really put a damper on many visitor’s plans traveling to Canada but ultimately needed to comply to stop the spread. Recently announced, […]
Express Entry Draw September 15, 2021 #205 – Latest CRS Score
Canada Express Entry Draw September 15, 2021 #205 The latest Express Entry Draw took place on September 15, 2021, which was the 205th Express Entry Draw. This draw was targeted towards the Provincial Nominee Program candidates only. The draw offered 521 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 732. This is the third Express Entry […]
Immigrate to Canada as a Construction Worker
Are you currently working and have experience as a Construction Worker and are also interested in immigrating to Canada? We have wonderful news for you! Canada considers Construction Workers, Skilled/Semi-Skilled workers which qualify individuals for Canadian programs like Federal Skilled Worker and Provincial Nominee Programs. Job Description (NOC 2011-7611 Construction Trades Helpers and Labourers) Construction […]
What Canada’s 2021 Federal Election Means for Immigration
On September 20th, there is a federal election that will change Canadian immigration for the next four years. Whoever is elected will be in charge of managing and shaping the Canadian immigration system which makes each election very important. Immigration is a joint federal-provincial authority, according to the Constitution, with the federal government having the […]
Express Entry Draw September 14, 2021 #204 – CRS Score
Canada Express Entry Draw September 14, 2021 #204 The latest Express Entry Draw took place on September 14, 2021, which was the 204th Express Entry Draw. This draw was targeted towards the Canadian Experience Class candidates only. The draw offered 2,000 ITA to those with a cut-off score of 462. This is the first Express Entry […]
New Brunswick PNP Pathway for International Graduates in Canada
As Canada continues to invite and welcome thousands of foreign nationals each year with open arms, many of these individuals are actively looking for ways to make Canada their permanent home. There are already numerous pathways for those seeking Canada PR through Express Entry and Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs). Recently, New Brunswick launched a new […]
Will There Be a Federal Skilled Worker Express Entry Draw in 2021?
About every two weeks, Canadian immigration conducts at least one Express Entry Draw. So far throughout the year 2021, we have seen no Federal Skilled Worker draws. Prior to the pandemic, FSWP candidates received nearly half of all ITAs. Unlike the CEC or PNP draws we’ve seen an abundance of so far this year, the […]
What is a PERM Labor Certification?
Many foreign nationals looking to immigrate to the United States to work are oftentimes asking more questions about the job offer requirement. This is a very important part of your US work visa application process as it’s the main requirement to qualify. Program Electronic Review Management is an online processing system for filing labor certification applications. […]
Resubmitting Your Canada Visitor Visa Application
Canada has announced that if you have submitted a Canadian Visitor Visa Application before September 7, 2021, then you are recommended to submit a new application. Due to COVID-19, the visitor visa processing times have been delayed and backlogged more than usual. If you’ve been waiting for a decision and want to travel to Canada […]
Toronto Canada is 2nd Safest City in the World
There are so many reasons why Toronto is Canada’s largest destination for immigrants but it just gained another reason! The Economist made a list of the safest cities in 2021 based on several factors such as health safety, infrastructure, personal security, environmental security, etc. Toronto previously came in sixth place in 2019 but how has […]
Covid-19 Vaccine Will Be Required for United States Green Card in 2021
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced a new policy on August 24, 2021, requiring foreign persons seeking a green card in the United States to be completely vaccinated against COVID-19. This new policy is said to take effect on October 1st, 2021. The CDC is in charge of assuring that non-citizens […]
Is There a VisaPlace Office in India?
No, VisaPlace does not have an office in India. We have helped hundreds of thousands of Indian citizens immigrate to Canada and United States. Often their first question is, do you have an office in India? VisaPlace does not have an office in India. The VisaPlace offices are located within Canada and the United States […]