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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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Black Friday Sale: 50% Off Immigration Consultations

November 20, 2018 /

From now till November 26, 2018, VisaPlace will be offering 50% off all immigration consultations for our Black Friday sale! When you go to book a consultation the 50% off coupon will be automatically added to your purchase at checkout. Both US consultations and Canada consultations apply to the 50% off offer. So start your […]

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Top Policy Canadian Immigration Changes in 2018

September 11, 2018 /

Canadian immigration is constantly changing its rules, regulations, process, waiting times, etc. In 2018, there were many huge changes to the Canadian Immigration program that may be affecting many people wishing to come to Canada. Here are a few key immigration changes that were implemented by the IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) in the […]

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Canadian Embassies and Consulates in Pakistan

August 24, 2018 / /

Below, we have provided you with all of the information needed to reach the Canadian Embassy and Consulates in Pakistan. The embassy and consulates are spread throughout the country and each covers a designated section of Pakistan. Each office can provide passport assistance and emergency services, as well as notarial services to Canada’s citizens. Having the contact information of the […]

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Canadian Embassies and Consulates in Australia

August 23, 2018 / /

Below, we have provided you with all of the information needed to reach the Canadian Embassy and Consulates in Australia. The embassy and consulates are spread throughout the country and each covers a designated section of Australia. Each office can provide passport assistance and emergency services, as well as notarial services to Canada’s citizens. Having the contact information of the nearest […]

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Canadian Embassy and Consulates in the United Kingdom

August 14, 2018 / /

Below, we have provided you with all of the information needed to reach the Canadian Embassy and Consulates in the United Kingdom. The embassy and consulates are spread throughout the country and each covers a designated section of the United Kingdom. Each office can provide passport assistance and emergency services, as well as notarial services to Canada’s citizens. Having the […]

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Language Test for Canadian Immigration: IELTS, CELPIP, TEF

June 14, 2018 /

When you’re applying to immigrate to Canada as a skilled immigrant or through Express Entry you must prove your language skills by taking an approved language test. To gain a Canadian visa you will need to show your English abilities to the IRCC (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada). There are two types of tests: CELPIP […]

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How to Spot an Immigration Scam

March 2, 2018 /

Immigration legal services can be very complex, expensive, and constantly changing. In general, immigrants are already at a disadvantage in finding legal advice and assistance because they are not familiar with the seeking country’s customs, government and laws. Despite continuous efforts, thousands of immigrants fall victim to immigration fraud every year. How do you spot […]

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Canada Immigration 2017: Year In Review

January 4, 2018 /

Over the past year, Canada has seen an increase in immigration that will grow even more in 2018. Express Entry has continued to serve as a pathway to permanent residence, and immigration programs have evolved, many to ease to immigration process. See all the ways in which Canadian immigration has changed and been impacted in […]

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What Decisions Were Made in Canada’s 2018 Immigration Plan

November 7, 2017 /

We recently wrote about the arguments surrounding Canada’s 2018 potential immigration plan. On November 1st, Canada announced its finalized plan, and it has been deemed the “most ambitious plan” in recent history by Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen. One of the reasons it is so ambitious is because it not only set a target number of […]

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Old Olympic Stadium Turned into Refugee Welcome Center

August 9, 2017 / /

Canada has seen a significant increase of asylum seekers crossing the border from the United States seeking a new life in Canada. Local authorities in Quebec, Canada have repurposed Montreal’s old, unused, Olympic Stadium into a new refugee welcome center for these asylum seekers. The local government agency that helps refugees are called PRAIDA; this […]

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