There are a number of ways for individuals and/or businesses to come to Canada. With a very dynamic immigration program, the path must be tailored to the individual and/or the business coming to Canada.
Due to the high number of interest, most business programs have a limited number of applicants that are accepted.
Here are just some of the ways:
This is one of the oldest and most popular investor program around. It is essentially a passive investment program where the individual must have at least $2,000,000 CAD in assets and be able to invest into the province of Quebec.
Canada’s Start-up Visa Program targets immigrant entrepreneurs with the skills and potential to build businesses in Canada that:
- are innovative
- can create jobs for Canadians
- can compete on a global scale
Provincial Immigration Entrepreneur Programs
Other provincial programs are active business programs. They all have similarities and differences. Some of the programs require a deposit before the individual is accepted and some require proof of business activity.
Business Start-up through the intra-company transferee program
If you have an active parent company outside of Canada, and wish to open a branch/subsidiary/affiliate in Canada, this could be a path towards becoming a Canadian Permanent Resident.
One of our licensed immigration consultants can speak with you in person, online or on the phone about your unique immigration situation and to give you a breakdown of your options.