The Temporary Foreign Worker Program allows Canadian employers to bring foreign workers to Canada when they are not able to find willing or able Canadians to fill jobs that they have available. However, a recent news story found that the Royal Bank of Canada may be bringing in foreign workers to replace their Canadian workers, and this created a huge backlash.
In response, which may be overkill, the Canadian government has come out with some very strict changes to the temporary foreign worker program in Canada.
The changes to the Foreign Worker Program include:
These changes will mean a lot of different things for temporary foreign workers and the employers who need to bring them to Canada! What are your opinions on the new changes? If you need help applying for a Labour Market Opinion or bringing foreign workers to Canada, please contact us.
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