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Interested in Migrating from Jamaica to Canada?

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The state of the Canadian economy and its vast social support system makes it one of the highest-rated nations to live in, even amongst other first-world nations. Canada’s GDP has grown significantly in past years where other G8 nations have seen only minimal growth.

With minimal debt, furthermore, there are unlikely to be major spending cuts in the government budget that could affect the quality of life. If you are interested in migrating from Jamaica to Canada, you should know several things about the Canadian immigration process. Best of all, there are Canadian immigration attorneys that can help any family get moved in to their new home.

The Laws of Immigration in Canada

Canadian immigration has been one of the most open in the world for well over a century. Since the nation has a relatively slow growth rate, the government encourages new migrants to come in to ensure a steady population growth. Their policies make it easy for a single immigrant to come into the country and then have their relatives follow suit.

Canadian support systems and agencies make it possible for migrants to become acclimatized to Canadian culture, language, and business, with some job placement programs available. The Canadian government heavily recruits migrants for translation services, so any migrants with a good understanding of their native language and English or French may be able to attain a government position. Immigration attorneys will assist migrants to find employment once they land in Canada.

Moving from Jamaica to Canada

The Canadian government has not reduced any quotas for immigration, making it more appealing for migration than other restrictive nations, such as Australia, that recently limited their immigrant quota by nearly 15%. Once the migrant applies for immigrant status, their application will be judged by the Canadian offices. It is necessary to have all the proper documentation, including photocopies of passport information and self-addressed envelopes for return data. To help with this red tape when moving from Jamaica to Canada, but immigration lawyers can help with this process.

Benefits of Citizenship

Once an immigrant from Jamaica is cleared for citizenship, they are capable of benefiting from a variety of social programs and national programs. One of the most advantageous programs is Canada’s social medicine, which allows any citizen free access to health care for any condition without the need for health insurance.

In addition, a migrant that has gained Canadian citizenship will be able to pay into the national social security system so that financial relief will be available upon retirement. Finally, Canadian education is privatized up until the end of secondary school, so that any child of an immigrant will be able to attend school.

Should You Migrate?

Moving to a new country is no small decision. Migrating to Canada, however, has never been easier or more practical. If you are interested in immigrating from Jamaica to Canada, and gaining Canadian citizenship, you can find immigration lawyers that will help the transition.

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42 thoughts on “Interested in Migrating from Jamaica to Canada?

  1. yanique

    i am a jamaican citizen also a teen i am 17 years old and i would love to turn a citizen in canada i, i view canada as a good country and its economy as well, but i have no family or friend there to be adhere to the process easily. i want to know how i can migrate and also want to know how could i get empoyment and a house easily as i migrate instantly

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    1. Immigration Lawyers

      Hi Yanique,
      Thank you for your inquiry, I’m glad you contacted us! There are several items we would have to look at in order to start your process of immigrating to Canada. Are you interested in going to college in Canada? Either way, I would like to take a closer look at your case. Hiring an immigration lawyer will help you get answers to all of your questions plus it will also increase the chance of approval of the visa you are inquiring. Please, complete this form for me http://www.visaplace.com/immigration-assessment/ it is just a quick and easy way for me to learn more details about you and your situation so that I will be able to advise you accurately and determine the best avenue for us to take to give you the best legal advice.

      The above response is for informational purposes only and does not form a lawyer-client relationship nor should it be construed to be legal advice.

      Reply
  2. Christine neverd

    Hi, I was sponsored to live in Canada in 1997, I spent 2 months and came back to Jamaica. Now I want to go back permanently, is there anything that can be done for this to happen. I never got a problem card

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Christine. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you after getting all the details of your previous situation. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-416-410-7484 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  3. Luckesha

    Hi my name is Luckesha and I was just wondering what would be the procedure to migrate from Jamaica with my two kids and my husband which we and also to get a job there what process would I need to take in doing so .

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Luckesha. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-416-410-7484 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  4. Barbara Dias TAylor

    Dear sir madam
    Am a permament resident living in canada
    In 2012 my husband file for me and my son .they accept him here in canada but when the doccuments reach jamaica imbassy they took him off .he try to get visa to visit but they denied him.
    My question is how do he and his wife do self filing to migrate to canada.they both are in the nursing field.
    I would not want my questio to be publish.thank you.

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Barbara. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-416-410-7484 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  5. Althea Forbes

    Dear sir/madam I would love to migrate to Canada with my two kids I am an operating theatre technician and it would be in my best interest to do the filing from Jamaica I would like to know how much it would cost me to do all of the process I am interested in living there with my two kids.

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Althea. There may be several immigration programs that you might be eligible for. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you and your children. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-416-410-7484 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  6. Marcellous

    Hi i am living in Jamaica and would like to get a job in Canada however i would like to know the process. Where i can work and take my family after. I am married with two children.

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    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Marcellous. You will first need a job offer from a Canadian company. You can search the Canadian job boards such as http://www.monster.ca or http://www.indeed.ca . Once you have your job offer, we can help you obtain the work visa that you will need to come to Canada.
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  7. Navordo Williams

    Good day Sir/madam I am interested to migrate to Canada wit my common law wife and my son.wat is the first step i should take?

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Navordo. Thank you for writing to us. There are several immigration programs that are open in Canada. In order to see if you are qualified and to see which one is the best for you, we would need to know a lot more about your situation. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you and your family. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  8. Latoya Foster

    I’m Latoya Foster. I’m seeking a Canadian program that exist. I’m living in Jamaica and I would like opportunity to be working and to migrate with my spouse my mother and sister and my four children to have a better life. My mother and my spouse will be grateful to be working as well. I need to know all the information for me and my family to be living in Canada

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    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Latoya. Thank you for writing to us. You will first need a job offer from a Canadian company. You can search the Canadian job boards such as http://www.monster.ca or http://www.indeed.ca . Once you have your job offer, we can help you obtain the work visa that you will need to come to Canada.
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  9. Heather

    hello I am a professional what are the requirements needed to migrate to Canada with my husband and my even years old son.

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    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Heather. There are several immigration programs that you might qualify for depending on your education and work experience. In order to evaluate what would be best for you and your family, we will need to know alot more about your situation. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you and your family. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  10. Chana lee

    Finished my first degree in Jamaica and would like to migrate to Canada, how do I go about this. I’m really interested in finding a job and living there permanently.

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    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Chana. There are several immigration paths that might be suitable to you. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  11. Juliet

    My cousin is a firefighter in Jamaica. He travels on visas to Canada and the US with ease. He would like to live in Canada permanently with his son. Would it be an easier process if he had a job offer here to expedite the process? Would he seek employment in the same industry or any industry?

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Juliet. There may be several paths available that your cousin may qualify for. Parental sponsorship is one of them. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for him. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  12. Damion

    Hello,
    I am a medical doctor who interested in migrating to Canada. I am seeking information in the best way to get through the process. Please advise me of the best way to make this possible. Thank you.

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Damion. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you; there may be several immigration programs that you might qualify for. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  13. Tiffany

    Hi

    I am interested in migrating to Canada. I am an Attorney-at-Law, with one child. Can you please explain the prospects of being more successful and the steps to be taken in order to migrate and secure a job in Canada

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Tiffany. Thank you for writing to us. One of the ways for your prospects for immigration to increase would be if you have a job offer from a Canadian company. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you and your child, after looking at all the details of your situation. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  14. Kerenia

    Hi I’m contacting you on behalf of my friend. She currently resides in Jamaica. She is interested in migrating to Canada to seek a better life. Could you please provide her with all the information needed to make this a reality.

    Reply
    1. Muga Rajbhandari

      Hello Kerenia. I am going to suggest that your friend contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for her. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Muga

      Reply
  15. E. Anderson

    Hello, I am a married professional who would like to migrate to Canada. I am a Jamaican, however I would like to know the best way to go about achieving this. Your assistance would be greatly appreciated.

    Reply
    1. Vahe Mirzoyan

      Hello. There are many avenues open that lead to Canadian immigration. In order to see which one you are best suited for, we will need to know a lot more about you and your situation. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Vahe

      Reply
  16. Shennae Pacurar

    Hello, I am a Jamaican citizen. My husband is a Canadian citizen. He wants to file for PR for myself and our 5 years old daughter. Are there any immigration attorneys out there that are able to assist us? Thank you

    Reply
    1. Vahe Mirzoyan

      Thank you for writing to us Shennae. You have come to the right place. We have been practicing immigration law in Canada for over 18 years and we are considered to be one of the top immigration law firms in the country. Our experience in spousal sponsorships is unmatched by anyone else! Canada is a wonderful country for you and your husband to raise your daughter. I am going to suggest that you contact us to make an appointment to talk with one of our immigration professionals who will be able to plan the best strategy for you and your family. You can book an appointment by calling us at 1-855-886-8472 or online at http://goo.gl/JFZqPm
      Regards, Vahe

      Reply
  17. Shurnette Elliott

    Good Day:

    My family of five would like to migrate to Canada. My husband and i are both professionals. Please assist us in making this process as simple and comfortable as possible.

    Regards

    Reply
    1. Vahe Mirzoyan

      Thank you for writing to us Shurnette. Canada is a wonderful place to raise a family. Please Shurnette, complete this form for me http://goo.gl/RvRtRK it is just a quick and easy way for me to learn more details about you and your family so that I will be able to advise you accurately and determine the best avenue for us to take to get you and your family here in Canada.
      Best regards,
      Vahe

      Reply
  18. Latoya

    Hi Visa Place
    I’m interested in migrating to Canada with my family. I am from Jamaica. Could you please provide me with the information needed in making this a reality….. Thanks

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    1. Gillian

      Good Day
      I am a Jamaican and I would love to migrate to Canada with my family. We thought of one going first to study and then have the others coming up later and apply for a work permit. However the tuition fee for international students are very expensive. Do you have any faster and cheaper option?

      Reply
      1. Vahe Mirzoyan

        Thank you for contacting us Gillian. Different visas have different processing times and different requirements. If you had a job offer, that would get you to Canada quickly. If you apply for Express Entry and meet the criteria, that would get your Permanent Residence status quickly. All the options should be evaluated. Someone from our firm will be in contact with you to discuss how you can move forward and understand the options that are available.
        Regards,
        Vahe

        Reply
  19. sonika

    I am interested in migrating to canada and love to be guided.

    Reply
  20. Makeia leslie

    Good day. My family of five would like to migrate to canada to seek a better way of life. We are jamaican but are currently residing in the Bahamas excluding my husband who is in Jamaica. I would like to know what processes i would have to take to migrate there.

    Reply
    1. Mira Freiwat

      Hello Makeia,

      Thank you for your inquiry. I would be more than happy to assess your qualifications and determine which Immigration Program would be best suited for you and your family. Kindly complete this form for me Makeia, http://www.visaplace.com/immigration-assessment/ as it will give me all the details I need to be able to advise you accordingly. You will be contacted once your submission has been reviewed. MF

      Reply
  21. Mira Freiwat

    Hello Andrew,

    Thank you for your inquiry. I would be glad to review your credentials for both you and your spouse to determine your eligibility. In order for me to learn the most information about you in the most accurate way, I would suggest that you complete this form for me http://www.visaplace.com/immigration-assessment/ as it will give me all the details I need to proceed. You will be contacted once it has been reviewed. MF

    Reply
  22. Andrew Morrison

    Greetings Visa Place
    I Am Andrew Morrison. I Am Currently Seeking Advice For The Canadian Programmes That Exist.
    I Live Here In Jamaica And I Would Love the opportunity to start working and eventually migrate to canada with my wife. I need All The Information To Take me To This process.

    Reply

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