News

May 2020
  • The fees increased for most economic immigration programs and the right of permanent residence. The Express Entry online application isn’t updated with the new fees. Know how to pay EE fees from now until June 2, 2020.
https://www.cic.gc.ca/english/helpcentre/answer.asp?qnum=1517&top=29

April 2020
  • Removing barriers for international students working in essential services to fight COVID-19.
  • Agri-Food Immigration Pilot​ has been delayed. 
​https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/services/immigrate-canada/agri-food-immigration-pilot.html

March 2020
  • General processing measures: COVID-19 program delivery
https://www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/corporate/publications-manuals/operational-bulletins-manuals/service-delivery/coronavirus/general-measures.html#Requests_for_additional
  • Keep updated about COVID-19 in Canada
https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/coronavirus-disease-covid-19.html
  • ​Update on 2020 Parents and Grandparents Program (March)
www.canada.ca/en/immigration-refugees-citizenship/news/notices/parents-grandparents-covid-update.html?fbclid=IwAR2zO2F1MLLyV5PSebHyH8qi0U-pxW4oT8uWvFF6neJey4WJB6UADDVE7bM
  • U.S.-Canada joint initiative: Temporary restriction of travellers crossing the U.S.-Canada border for non-essential purposes. 
https://www.cbsa-asfc.gc.ca/agency-agence/pm-covid19-eng.html
  • Landing appointments will be held by telephone. 

    Starting March 16, 2020, IRCC is cancelling all in-person permanent resident landing appointments until April 13, 2020.If you had a landing appointment already booked, it will be held by telephone
https://www.canada.ca/…/s…/coronavirus-special-measures.html
February 2020






News referenced from/to www.cic.gc.ca​ or other sources.