Canada

Location: Canada is located in the northern part of North America. It occupies much of the continent of North America, sharing land borders with the contiguous United States to the south, and the US state of Alaska to the northwest. It extends from the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean and northward into the Arctic Ocean, making it the world’s second largest country by total area.
Area: Approx. 9.98 million sq km
Population: Approx. 35 million
Capital: Ottawa
Language: English, French
Currency: Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Climate: The climate in Canada is continental and temperatures vary from region to region. Winters can be harsh in many parts of the country, while spring, summer and autumn are short with rainfall mostly in spring. Vancouver has a temperate climate with mild and rainy winter, the average temperature in January is 3and 17in July. In Toronto, the average temperature in January is -7 and 20 in July. In Ottawa, the average temperature is 6.
Education System: Education in Canada is for the most part provided publicly, funded and overseen by federal, provincial and local governments. Elementary, secondary and post-secondary education is a provincial responsibility and there are many variations between the provinces. Education is compulsory up to the age of 16 in every province in Canada, except for Manitoba, Ontario and New Brunswick, where the compulsory age is 18 or as soon as a high school diploma has been achieved.
Tax System: Both the federal and provincial governments have imposed income taxes on individuals, and these are the most significant sources of revenue for government. Income taxes throughout Canada are progressive with the high income residents paying a higher percentage than the low income residents. Canadian residents and corporations pay income taxes based on their world-wide income.
Welfare: Canada has a very comprehensive social welfare system, including healthcare, education, housing, unemployment benefits, low-income support, pension, etc.

Canada

Program Advantages

  • Obtain permanent residence in one step
  • No education and language requirements, no age restrictions
  • No need to start a business
  • Enjoy benefits of Canadian resident, children enjoy free quality education

Requirements

  • 18 years old or above
  • Have net assets of at least CAD2 million
  • Provide proof of source of funds
  • Have management experience for at least 2 years in the 5 years preceding the application for selection
  • Intend to settle in Quebec
  • Sign an investment agreement with a financial intermediary authorized to participate in the program
  • Obtain an attestation of learning about democratic values and Quebec values by prescribed deadline

Application Procedures

  • Preliminary assessment
  • Sign engagement contract
  • Prepare all necessary documents
  • Lodge application to Quebec Provincial Government
  • Make investment after interview
  • Obtain Quebec Selection Certificate
  • Lodge application for permanent residence
  • Request for character and health checks
  • Obtain permanent residence visa, land in Canada

Canada

Program Advantages

  • No age requirement
  • No investment amount requirement
  • Short process time
  • Can apply with spouse and children under 22 years old (under 22 years old when apply for permanent residence)
  • Spouse can work in Canada, children enjoy 12 years of free education

Requirements

  • Have at least 3 years of business background
  • Own at least 51% of company shares
  • Personal/family net assets of at least CAD300,000 (based on a 4-person family, CAD100,000 for operation capital of Canadian company, CAD200,000 for living expenses in Canada)
  • IELTS score 5 or above
  • Complete 12 years of full-time education or/and secondary school graduation certificate
  • Provide important economic, social and cultural benefits to Canada
  • Need to start a business and live in Canada, create employment opportunities in Canada and maintain continuous business development of Canadian company

Application Procedures

  • Preliminary assessment
  • Sign engagement contract
  • Prepare all necessary documents and business proposal
  • Set up company in Canada, rent office/shop, employ a full-time employee
  • Apply/waive LMIA
  • Apply work permit
  • Operate Canadian company for 1 year
  • Lodge application for permanent residence
  • Request for character and health checks
  • Obtain permanent residence visa

Canada

Program Advantages

  • No need to start a business
  • Can apply with spouse and children under 22 years old (under 22 years old when apply for permanent residence)
  • Spouse can work in Canada, children enjoy 12 years of free education

Requirements

  • IELTS score 4.5 or above
  • Complete 12 years of full-time education or/and secondary school graduation certificate
  • Work in F&B shop in Canada for 6-9 months (depend on the work location/province)

Application Procedures

  • Preliminary assessment
  • Sign engagement contract
  • Interview by employer
  • Apply LMIA
  • Apply work permit
  • Work in Canada
  • Lodge application for permanent residence
  • Request for character and health checks
  • Obtain permanent residence visa