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The latest news about Canada immigration policies, including changes to laws and regulations, Canada’s immigration plan, and the different policies that are held within different embassies. We discuss refugees and the best ways to successfully seek asylum in Canada and the rules behind doing so.

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India Visa Processing Times Predicted to Slow

By CaseyOctober 24, 2023

According to a press conference with Canadian Immigration Minister Marc Miller on October 19th, 2023, the current conflict between Canada and India will result in processing time delays for Indian visa applications. Nevertheless, Miller emphasized the vital role played by newcomers from India in Canada, assuring that Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) will maintain […]

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How Do I Check My Canada Entry Status: Canada GCKey Login

By CaseySeptember 15, 2023

Sept 2023 Update: Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has introduced a new requirement mandating clients to enable multi-factor authentication and verify their identity each time they access their IRCC secure accounts using GCKey login, whether they are logging in for the first time or accessing existing accounts. What Is GCKey? A GCKey user ID […]

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Canada Welcomes New Immigration Minister Marc Miller

By CaseyJuly 27, 2023

Marc Miller has been appointed as the new Immigration Minister of Canada. This announcement was made during a recent cabinet shuffle conducted by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The outgoing Immigration Minister, Sean Fraser, will now assume the position of Minister of Housing, Infrastructure, and Communities. Fraser has been serving as the Immigration Minister since October […]

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Canada Changes Passport Look with New Features

By CaseyMay 18, 2023
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The Canadian passport is one of the world’s most powerful and respected travel documents. Some people use it to reconnect with family and friends, to explore the country, and to have fun. Others see it as the pinnacle of their immigration journey, as they become Canadian citizens and become part of a varied and inclusive country […]

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IRCC Strike 2023: How Did This Affect Canadian Immigration?

By CaseyMay 2, 2023

May 1st, 2023 Update: Following a strike that impacted over 155,000 public servants, including those at Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) and the Federal Government have reached a tentative agreement. PSAC, the union representing the striking federal employees, claims the draft agreement contains higher compensation that will […]

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Canada Makes Changes to Vaccine Requirements and ArriveCan App Optional

By CaseyOctober 7, 2022

Beginning October 1st, Canada’s federal government intends to eliminate the COVID-19 vaccination requirement for people entering Canada, the same day it will end random testing of travelers and make the ArriveCan app optional. The air and travel industries have been lobbying the government to ease international travel restrictions, claiming that they deter visitors and are out of […]

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Vaccine Mandates to be Suspended for Domestic Travel in Canada

By CaseyJune 17, 2022

According to recent news, the federal government will declare this week that vaccination obligations for internal travel on aircraft and railways and incoming overseas travel will be suspended. As stated by top government sources, the announcement will be made on Tuesday, and the change will take effect on Wednesday. According to a government statement, the […]

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Will I Be Able to Buy a Home in Canada? Options Around New Ban

By CaseyMay 2, 2022
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In an effort to cool off a hot housing market, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s administration said Thursday that foreign investors and non-Canadian companies will be barred from buying residential real estate in Canada for the next two years. In releasing the federal budget for the year, Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland outlined a number of steps […]

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New Immigration Minister Plans to Improve Visa Processing Times

By Ella BergquistApril 12, 2022

After COVID-19 caused a massive backlog in the processing of immigration applications and long delays for persons seeking status in Canada, Immigration Minister Sean Fraser says the government will be back on schedule by the end of the year. The government said last year that it will spend $85 million to process the backlog of […]

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Latest COVID-19 Travel Restrictions in Canada

By SierraFebruary 2, 2023

As of November 2022, there are no COVID-related travel restrictions when traveling to or from Canada. Since March 2020, Canada has experienced different closures, travel restrictions, and processing changes due to COVID-19. More specifically, to stop the spread of the virus, travel restrictions have been put into place and altered a few times. Canadian officials […]

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What to Expect for Canadian Immigration in 2022

By Ella BergquistJanuary 3, 2022

In 2021, Canada’s immigration systems faced considerable difficulty and delays as a result of policy changes in reaction to the COVID-19 epidemic. Many candidates inside Canada were provided new immigration programs and policies in 2021 to make it easier for them to stay, but many applicants outside Canada were banned from consideration due to the […]

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Canadian Immigration 2021: Year in Review

By Ella BergquistDecember 27, 2021

Many major immigration changes have taken place in Canada in the year 2021, especially due to the ongoing changes to immigration caused by COVID-19. Nonetheless, most visas are still being applied for and Canadian immigration continues to grow. Regardless of an ongoing pandemic, Canada welcomed a record number of immigrants in 2021! Below, we explain […]

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