Quebec announces sponsorship, settlement, application fee increases for 2020

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 13 Dec 2019 14:33:12 +0000

Quebec will be increasing its financial support requirements and application fees for 2020 to reflect changes in the province’s average Consumer Price Index. The required settlement funds and financial capacity amounts for sponsors in Quebec will increase on January 1. Application processing fees will also go up on the same day. The change in consumer […]

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Quebec invited 162 skilled worker candidates over two Arrima draws

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 22 Nov 2019 21:54:25 +0000

Quebec issued a total of 162 invitations to apply for selection under the Quebec Skilled Worker Program, after holding two draws in October. Details of the October 23 and October 29 draws have been released. On October 23, Quebec invited 89 people to apply for permanent selection. These candidates were chosen based on Quebec’s labour […]

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Quebec to impose a ‘values’ test for immigration candidates

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 30 Oct 2019 15:00:27 +0000

Starting January 1, 2020, foreign nationals and their family members who wish to settle in Quebec will have to pass a test on democratic values and Quebec values as defined by the province’s Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms. Information on the values test was published in the Government of Quebec’s Official Gazette today. Candidates […]

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Quebec invites 32 immigration candidates in latest skilled worker program selection round

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Thu, 03 Oct 2019 15:28:23 +0000

Quebec’s Ministry of Immigration has released details of an invitation round held September 4 in which 32 candidates with an Arrima profile were invited. The invitations went to candidates who had an Expression of Interest profile and a valid job offer, as well as foreign nationals working as diplomats, consular officers, or representatives of an […]

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Quebec invites 444 foreign workers to apply for permanent selection certificate

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 20 Sep 2019 20:19:02 +0000

Pour lire cet article en français, cliquez ici. Quebec has invited 444 foreign workers to apply for a Quebec Selection Certificate in a draw held August 19.   The draw targeted Quebec Skilled Worker Program candidates with an Expression of Interest (EOI) in the province’s Arrima system who had their previous applications cancelled under immigration reforms passed […]

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Quebec introduces new personalized integration program for newcomers

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Fri, 09 Aug 2019 17:28:02 +0000

As a part of Quebec’s new integration services, prospective immigrants will be assigned an immigration assistant officer that will follow their case through a step-by-step process. Details on the Parcours d’accompagnement personnalisé (personalized support program) were announced on August 8 by Quebec’s Minister of Immigration, Diversity and Inclusion, Simon Jolin-Barrette. The new personalized support program, […]

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