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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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Canadian Government Opens College for Canadian Consultants
Canada has been one of the top countries for immigration for many years. With the influx of people interested in immigrating to Canada, there has also been an increase in scams and people who take advantage of the immigration system. The Canadian government has taken an important step to decrease immigration fraud among the Canadian […]
Canada Will Begin to Ease Travel Restrictions
July 15 Update: Canada’s Prime Minister stated that if the country’s current positive path of vaccination rate and public health conditions continue, Canada would be in a position to welcome fully vaccinated travellers from all countries by early September. June 22 Update: Beginning July 5, Canada will be lifting most international travel restrictions for fully […]
Quebec Immigration Application Fees
Quebec plans on welcoming anywhere between 44,500 and 47,500 immigrants in 2021. About 62% of these immigrants are expected to come through the province’s economic immigration programs. It is very important to check the required fees for Quebec immigration to make sure your application is not returned to you without being processed. The following is a list of […]
Canada Ranked Best Country in the World
The Best Countries report is a ranking system created by U.S. News. For the last three years, Switzerland has held the title of the best country until now. Canada has finally climbed to number 1 in the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings. Previously, in 2020, Canada was placed in the second-best country. The […]
Travellers Required 3-Night Stay at Canadian Hotel
There are new travel measures being taken to help limit the spread of COVID-19 and its variants in Canada. The Canadian Government has kept the narrative that they strongly advise all Canadians to cancel or postpone any non-essential travel plans outside of Canada. Those who decide to travel by air outside of Canada for any […]
Canada Plans to Invite More Ukrainians to Immigrate
Canada launched a new Mobility Working Group to help Ukrainians immigrate to Canada post-coronavirus. There are more than 1.3 million Ukrainian Canadians living in Canada. Canada and Ukraine work together in a range of international organizations, including the United Nations, the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe, and the Organisation internationale de la Francophonie. […]
Latest COVID-19 Travel Restrictions in Canada
September Update: Canada reopened their border to all fully-vaccinated travelers. Those coming to Canada must be fully-vaccinated, asymptomatic, and meet other travel requirements such as a negative pre-entry COVID test. Learn more about this new travel update for those coming from abroad. August Update: Canada opened their border to fully-vaccinated US tourists. Not only will travelers need […]
What Kind of Immigration Processing Does VFS Global Do?
If you’ve done your research about Canadian immigration or looked into a certain immigration application process, you might’ve come across a company called VFS Global. VFS Global is an immigration processing firm that’s partnered with the Canadian government to help ease the processing load. From 2009 to 2019, Canada has awarded almost $200 million to […]
What to Expect for Canadian Immigration in 2021
Much like the rest of the world, in 2020 Canada experienced the Coronavirus pandemic. In 2021, we expect this to continue affecting Canadian immigration. Luckily, Canada began the largest vaccination campaign in its history this past December and aims to vaccinate those who want COVID-19 immunization by September 2021. If this follows through, Canada’s immigration […]
Canadian Immigration 2020: Year in Review
Many major immigration changes have taken place in Canada in the year 2020, especially due to the outbreak of the COVID -19 pandemic. Nonetheless, most visas are still being applied for and Canadian immigration continues to grow. Below, we explain the most important events in Canadian immigration that have happened in the last year. Canadian […]
ArriveCAN App for Arriving in Canada
The Canadian government created an app to help provide mandatory travel information required for entering Canada. As of November 21, 2020 travellers to Canada will be able to submit their required information digitally through the ArriveCAN app. In efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19 all travellers are required to provide contact adn quarantine information […]
Will Canada Make it Easier for People from Hong Kong to Move to Canada?
Many Hong Kongers are seeking refuge from the ongoing protests within their country. Several Canadian groups are urging the Canadian government to allow refugees to immigrate to Canada to help those stuck in Hong Kong. November 16 Update: On November 12, 2020, Minister Marco Mendicino announced new measures that will attract students and youth from […]