Immigration Q&A

This section of the settler.ca website is dedicated to short Questions and Answers (Q&A) about visas and immigration to Canada. If you have any questions, you may consider posting them below. Of course, we will answer general questions on the website, and for specific answers, we will ask you to book an appointment with our immigration consultant, Al Parsai.

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    How to submit a Canada work permit application

    The answer to how to submit a Canada work permit application depends on where you are applying for the work permit.

    Bridging Open Work Permit in Canada – BOWP

    If you qualify for a Bridging Open Work Permit in Canada (BOWP), you could remain in Canada while waiting for your permanent residence.

    How can I find a job in Canada?

    If you intend to find a job in Canada regardless of your current location or authorization to work, read this article in full.

    Inland spousal sponsorship appeal in Canada

    Sometimes you could sponsor your spouse or common-law partner inside Canada. Is inland spousal sponsorship appeal an option in Canada?

    Sponsoring uncles or aunts to Canada: who qualifies?

    You could sponsor your uncle or aunt in immigration to Canada under special circumstances. Of course, conditions apply!

    Pathway for permanent residency of refugee claimants in healthcare

    A special pathway for refugee claimants in the healthcare sector allows them to apply for permanent residency without an IRB hearing.

    Online confirmation of permanent residence in Canada

    You may now qualify to certify your Confirmation of Permanent Residence (COPR) online instead of a POE or at an inland IRCC office.

    What is a Single Journey Travel Document (IMM 5565 – SJTD)?

    A Single Journey Travel Document or IMM 5565 could be a temporary solution for travelling to Canada without a passport or travel document.

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