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  • IRCC Increasing Processing Fees

    Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is increasing processing fees. Starting in 2020-21, permanent resident processing fees for Economic class applicants increase as follows: Fees for principal applicants of the Economic business class (including self-employed, start-up visa, Quebec investor … Read more »

  • Applying to Immigrate During COVID19

    Last updated on April 6th, 2020During the last two weeks of March, 2020, the Government of Canada implemented many measures in response to the COVID19 pandemic.  In the immigration context, these measures included travel bans, the suspension of biometrics and the transition of most Immigration, Refu … Read more »

  • H&C – Past Mistreatment

    A quick post today as there is alot going on due to the corona virus, but Justice Annis just released an interesting decision in Pryce v. Canada where he certified the following question: In the context of a request for humanitarian and compassionate considerations under subsection 25 (1) of IRPA, m … Read more »

  • IRCC and COVID 19

    Last updated on April 1st, 2020In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian government has implemented several measures that impact immigration programs and the ability to enter Canada. Current measures under the Non-US OIC and the Quarantine OIC will be effective until June 30, 2020, while cu … Read more »

  • LMIA’s – The Job Creation Factor

    Regulation 203(3)(a) of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (the “IRPR“) states: (3) An assessment provided by the Department of Employment and Social Development with respect to the matters referred to in paragraph (1)(b) shall, unless the employment of the foreign national is unlike … Read more »