Quebec

Immigrate To Canada Through Quebec Express Entry

2023-09-20T10:05:37-04:00May 8th, 2019|

QUEBEC EXPRESS ENTRY PROGRAM Quebec Express Entry was just a matter of time until the program will launch. In March, the Government of Quebec announced plans to implement a new Expression of Interest system modeled after the federal Express Entry Program. This is great news for everybody who wants to immigrate to Quebec or are in the process of doing so. Those who immigrated to Quebec within the last 10 years remember that the process was really challenging, to say the least. It was largely paper-based and utilized the first-come, first-served application process. It means that you could have spent [...]

Quebec Skilled Worker Program: Details Unveiled

2023-02-10T13:21:29-05:00July 19th, 2018|

QUEBEC SKILLED WORKER PROGRAM Quebec has officially published the details of the new Expression of Interest system that is put in place to reduce processing times and simplify the application process for its  Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP). While it is still not as fast as the federal Express Entry system, it is a huge leap forward in comparison with the old first-come, first-served application process and the sometimes-unreliable Mon Projet Quebec portal. In general, the new system is very much like Express Entry; it employs an Expression of Interest system, introduces a clear point-based algorithm and makes the whole [...]

Quebec Reopens Business Immigration Programs

2023-02-09T15:32:45-05:00April 4th, 2016|

Quebec Reopens Business Immigration Programs for Investors, Entrepreneurs and Self-Employed Persons The Canadian province of Quebec has announced reopening dates for its business immigration programs, including the popular Quebec Investor Program, which will reopen for up to 1,900 new applications on May 30, 2016. The Entrepreneur and Self-Employed categories reopen with immediate effect, though for only 50 applications each. Candidates for the Investor and Entrepreneur categories with advanced intermediate French proficiency are exempt from the application cap. Quebec Investor Program To qualify as an investor, an individual must have a net worth of at least CAD$1.6 million, have managerial experience [...]

Quebec Immigration Minister Announcement

2023-02-09T15:33:33-05:00March 8th, 2016|

Quebec Immigration Minister Announces New Immigration Plan: 'Together, We Are Québec' The new plan is, in many ways, similar to the Express Entry system used by the federal government of Canada for the selection of economic immigrants. Under the new system, candidates seeking to immigrate as skilled workers will be required to "declare their interest" bv submitting an online profile, and will be added to a bank of candidates for a predetermined period. Applicants who most closely meet Québec's needs will be invited to submit a formal immigration application on a priority basis. At the end of the predetermined period, candidates [...]