April 15, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Client survey of recent CUAET applicants

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has invited some clients who recently applied for the Canada-Ukraine authorization for emergency travel (CUAET) to participate in a survey. About the survey By collecting these survey responses, IRCC…

April 8, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Expanding refugee access to third-country solutions: International leaders launch the Global Task Force on Refugee Labour Mobility

Across the globe, millions of people are displaced and in need of safety and protection. Only about 1% of refugees have access to resettlement each year, leaving millions of people in limbo and a significant…

April 6, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Increase in permanent residence fees effective April 30, 2022

On April 30, 2022, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is increasing fees for all permanent residence applications. This includes economic, permit holder, family and humanitarian classes. In 2020, IRCC increased permanent residence fees to account for…

April 2, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Canada expands simplified renewal process for passports

As COVID‑19 restrictions are lifted, more and more Canadians are looking to travel abroad. The Government of Canada will continue to modernize and improve its services to better respond to the changing needs of Canadians….

April 1, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Canada expands settlement support for Ukrainians coming to Canada

Canada remains steadfast in its commitment to welcome Ukrainians and their families and to provide a safe haven while the war continues in their home country. But their journey does not end when they enter…

March 25, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Canada launches new temporary residence pathway to welcome those fleeing the war in Ukraine

March 17, 2022—Ottawa – The resiliency and courage of Ukrainians have inspired the world, and Canada is unwavering in its commitment to provide support to Ukraine as it fights for its sovereignty and for the democratic…

March 6, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Launching the Atlantic Immigration Program to drive economic growth and attract skilled workers

  Immigration is vital to the future of communities across the country, and nowhere more so than in Atlantic Canada. The Atlantic Immigration Pilot welcomed over 12,700 newcomers across the region, strengthening our communities and…

February 20, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Modernizing Canada’s immigration system to support economic recovery and improve client experience

  Immigration is the engine of the Canadian economy, helping to address labour shortages and keep our communities thriving. Newcomers have played an essential role in addressing some of our most severe labour shortages throughout…

February 18, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

New immigration plan to fill labour market shortages and grow Canada’s economy

Our immigration system has helped shape Canada into the country it is today – one that is prosperous, diverse, and welcoming to those in need. Newcomers enrich and better our communities, and they work every…

February 10, 2022 In Consultancy, Family Rights

Launching a new online case status tracker for family class permanent residence applications

Canada needs immigration to drive our economy, help address labour shortages, and keep our communities thriving. The Government of Canada understands that to keep attracting talent as a destination of choice, we must remain committed…