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  • What To Do If Your Refugee Claim is Rejected

    If your refugee claim was rejected at the Refugee Protection Division (RPD) of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada, you may be able to appeal the decision to the Refugee Appeal Division (RAD). As a refugee claimant in Canada, you are under a conditional removal order. Therefore, if your refu … Read more »

  • Understanding the TEER System in Express Entry

    On November 16, 2022, the Government of Canada replaced its National Occupation Classification (NOC) to the 2021 version. The new NOC system groups jobs into TEER categories training, education, experience, and responsibilities. This system is based on the type of job duties and the work a person do … Read more »

  • What happens when your immigration application is assigned to inactive employees ID codes?

    CBC News previously reported that the Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has assigned tens of thousands of applications to former immigration officers or dormant employee ID codes that are inactive and are no longer working within their system. According to the dataset received by … Read more »

  • New Immigration Appeal Rules Coming into Effect in 2023

    The Immigration Appeal Division (IAD) will be introducing changes to their division rules that come into effect January 14, 2023. The IAD is the division of the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada (IRB) that is tasked with hearing appeals on immigration matters involving Canadian citizens or per … Read more »

  • Sponsoring Your Dependent Child to Canada

    Under Canada’s Family Sponsorship program, permanent residents or citizens can sponsor their foreign-born dependent child or children to immigrate to Canada. However, you must be eligible to sponsor and meet all of the other requirements in the application process.Requirements to Sponsor Dependant C … Read more »