Do you want to come to Canada, or extend your stay?
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Do you want to work, study, visit, travel through or live permanently in Canada?
Answer a few questions to find out what immigration programs you can apply for. Each immigration program has different application and eligibility requirements. You will need about 10-15 minutes to complete the form.
You may be asked questions about your:
- language ability
- family members
- work experience
- income and/or net worth
- details on any job offer
Based on your answers, we will tell you what programs you may be eligible for, so be as accurate as you can.
If you are eligible, we will give you a detailed list of instructions on what to do next.
Find out if you’re eligible to apply
What would you like to do in Canada? (required)
Please make a selection Study Visit Move there Work Transit only – less than 48 hours IEC – Travel and Work How long are you planning to stay in Canada? (required)
Please make a selection Temporarily – less than 6 months Temporarily – more than 6 months Permanently Select the code that matches the one on your passport. (required)
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What is your current country/territory of residence? If you are presently in Canada, you should select Canada. (required)
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Important: This information is for reference only and no immigration decision will be made based on your answers. If you choose to apply, your application will be considered by an immigration officer in accordance with the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, without regard to any outcome you attain through this questionnaire. Read the full notice.
Studying and working in Canada as an international student
Work while you study, help your spouse or common-law partner get a work permit while you study, work temporarily or stay permanently in Canada after you graduate as an international student.
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