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How to become a truck driver in Canada for foreigners?

Even if you’re a foreign truck driver who has experience and credentials from their home country, you generally have to have your credentials recognized by a provincial or territorial authority before you start driving a truck in Canada. We’ll go through the basic steps for someone who wants to move to Canada to become a…

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Acknowledgment of Receipt for Immigration (AOR)

Look up definitions, please click here What is an Acknowledgment of Receipt letter IRCC (AOR)? An Acknowledgment of Receipt (AOR) is an official letter that IRCC sends you confirming they have received your application and will start processing it. When can you expect to receive your Acknowledgment of Receipt?   Please note, all timelines are…

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Do-it-yourself Permanent Resident Travel Document (PRTD)

Course: PR Travel Document (PRTD) What happens if you’re outside of Canada and you don’t have your PR Card, or you are in Canada and must leave now; perhaps because it’s expired and your application to renew it is taking months? How do you get the documentation you need to travel back to Canada? Just…

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Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)

Manitoba now has an “Expression of Interest” system, just like the Federal government’s Express Entry system.    Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) allows Manitoba to select foreign workers whose occupations are in high demand in the province, and also entrepreneurs and farmers who wish to invest in the province. If…

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Best Immigration Tools

What are the best tools, websites, and content for any job in the immigration and document industry here in Canada? We’ve put together the winners to help you do the job faster. Here are some of the winners we will be covering: Express Entry Tool and Websites IRCC Application Processing Times Are you a Canadian…

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China Visa

Visit China [Public Domain] Canadians need a visa to travel to China.   Index Climate of China Culture of China Visas to China Embassy and Consulates of China in Canada Vaccines for China Travel Alerts for China Calling China Chinese Money Chinese Electric Information Emergency Information for Canadians in China Calling Canada from China Maps…

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Online Applications for Permanent Residence (PR)

The government of Canada is testing out a trial version of online applications for a wide range of immigration programs, including sponsorship programs, provincial nominee programs, and Atlantic immigration programs, just to name a few. This is still a Beta version, as they say, so rest assured that you can still apply on paper if…

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Canadian Citizenship by Descent Tool – Are you a citizen?

3 easy steps to find out if you are Canadian   If you are looking for simple answers to a solution to this all-important question, “Am I Canadian?”. Then read on… Step 1 – The simple tool Here is a simple chart explaining things if you are a Canadian. Detailed explanations and alternative solutions can…

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Brazil visa

Canadian citizens and permanent residents need a visa to Brazil. The Brazil tourist visa covers leisure visits to the country for people visiting friends and relations or who wish to holiday there. Brazil tourist visas are limited to a fixed period of time and no business activity is allowed. The Brazil business visa covers both…

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Replacing your Immigration Document – a step-by-step guide

Do you urgently need to verify a document you used to immigrate to Canada, perhaps in order to apply for your Canada Pension and Old Age Supplement payments? Does your Record of Landing, for example, or your Study Permit, need to have an error corrected? And what do you do if you came to Canada…

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IRCC Processing Times: immigration, passports, and documents

IRCC processing times: Immigroup has gathered together all the information you need to get a reasonable take on how long your application will take. Plus, we’ve added a helpful tips to make sure your application doesn’t end up getting unnecessarily delayed, see the trend if your application is getting better or worse, along with some FAQs,…

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Top ESL Schools in Canada

We’ll let you in on a secret. Canada is filled with English-as-a-Second-Language or ESL schools. In most medium sized cities, you’ll find one or more institutes specializing in English courses. Additionally, ESL courses are available at regular high-schools, community colleges, and even at universities. The abundance of options is understandable given how important foreign skilled…

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