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Canada Launches New Portal For Confirming Permanent Residence

Canada’s federal immigration authority has launched a new portal for confirming permanent residence while in-person interviews are suspended due to the coronavirus crisis. The new system allows immigrants to declare they are in Canada, confirm their address and submit pictures for their PR card. It also gives candidates access to their proof of permanent residence status, an […]

Coronavirus and Canada immigration 2020:

Here are common questions and answers on how coronavirus has impacted Canada’s immigration policies over the past week. Canada’s immigration policies and procedures have undergone daily changes over the past week as Canada seeks to contain the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). One of Canada’s major measures has been to implement travel restrictions between March […]

Canada immigration: Where you can now take an English test

IELTS is now available in 89 countries while CELPIP is available in its 6 countries of operation. English language testing is now more readily available for those who want to submit a Canadian immigration application. The two English language tests recognized by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) are the IELTS General Training and the […]

Canada announces major study and work visa change for fall 2020

International students will be able to enrol in online courses while abroad this fall and still be eligible for a Post-Graduation Work Permit after moving to Canada. Canada is making a major change to its Post-Graduation Work Permit (PGWP) rules for international students who want to study in Canada beginning this fall. The PGWP enables international students […]

What you need to know when coming to Canada from the U.S.

Use this checklist before crossing the border. If you’re looking to come to Canada from the U.S., make sure you know what you need to do beforehand and which port of entries are currently open. In March, Canada put in place travel restriction measures to slow the spread of COVID-19. Canada and the U.S. also […]


The Parent and Grandparent Super Visa (Super Visa) is a temporary resident permit that allows parents and grandparents to stay for up to 2 years in Canada per visit. It is valid for up to 10 years. A regular multiple-entry visa is also valid for up to 10 years, but only allows stays of up to 6 months per visit.