Express Entry: Right of Permanent Residence Fee

Are you applying for Permanent Residence and have questions about Right of Permanent Residence Fee? Here is all the latest information from CIC on rules and requirements about it. There is a link at the bottom to calculate the fee for your country. Principal applicants (with some exceptions) and spouses and common-law partners coming with them […]

Canadian Citizenship Application Fee 2016

With a lot of changes happening to Canadian Citizenship process, find out the impact on Canadian Citizenship application Fee structure for 2016. Some of very commonly asked Immigration Questions answered by B.C. Immigration Lawyer David cohen. He answers questions very frequently on his Blog. (Source: CICNews.com) Canadian Citizenship Question Hi. My family and I are eligible to […]

Can we move to another province if we came through Provincial Immigration Nomination Program (PINP)

Find if you can move between province on Provincial Immigration Nomination Program. Some of very commonly asked Immigration Questions answered by B.C. Immigration Lawyer David cohen. He answers questions very frequently on his Blog. (Source: CICNews.com) Canadian Immigration Question We are living in Estevan, Sasksatchwan since arriving through the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) 13 […]

Date for Full Implementation of Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) Announced

Finally the wait is over on Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA)… The date for the implementing Canada’s new pre-screening system for visa-exempt visitors has been announced. Starting September 29, 2016, travelers to Canada from certain countries must have an electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) before they enter Canada even if they are flying through. Exceptions include U.S. […]

Job Growth in British Columbia

Canada saw Highest Job Growth in British Columbia these past years. More and more immigrants and Investors are settling in B.C.
British Columbia is the western-most province in Canada, bordering the Pacific Ocean. Internationally known for its stunning natural beauty (there are six national parks), British Columbia is home to more than 4.6 million people. While most of these residents live in the Lower Mainland area, British Columbia’s land area is the size of France, Germany and the Netherlands combined.
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What do you call representative of the Queen in the Provinces/Federal/Territories

I have been approached by many people in past few days about this question “What do you call representative of the Queen in the Provinces/Federal/Territories ” ? They are three separate questions with three separate answers. Do not mix them up. Here I am going to explain the structure of Monarchy in simplest way for everyone […]

Winnie the Pooh has Canadian and World War I Link

Winnie the Pooh has Canadian and World War I Link. So remember our post about Winnie the pooh where I mentioned how it has Canadian Links well now here is a strange twist. The real bear who was donated to London zoo actually was donated by a World War I Soldier “Harry Colebourn”. He originally […]

Saskatchewan Express Entry Reaches Cap in Four Days

Saskatchewan Express Entry Reaches Cap in Four Days of its re-launch. The SINP had announced the “reopening” of this Provincial Nominee Program stream on November 2 where 500 more spaces were allocated. This sub-category first opened in June, 2015, but it capped out very quickly. That launch added 775 additional immigrant nominees to the SINP […]

CIC Issues update to requirement for Citizenship Oath

CIC updates Canadian Oath Ceremony of Citizenship rules to allow for religious accommodation following a recent court ruling about dress code during the oath. Read about the Court ruling and proceeding here. The update states: Following the recent decision of the Federal Court of Appeal in Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Canada v. Ishaq, operational […]