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How do I work in Canada?

You must know that a work visa in Canada is issued for a specific period of time to every foreign national. Let us talk about the possible ways of working in Canada in order to ameliorate the economic growth of the country.
  • Two passport sized pictures

  • Education certificates

  • Proof of work experience

  • Medical certificate

  • Valid passport

  • Proof of funds

  • Application fee

Documents required for work permit

                   Open work permit

  • You can work for any employer
  • Visa is not job specific
  • If a compliance fee is paid, then you don't require LMIA or an offer letter.
There are two different types of work permit
  • Allows you to work for a specific work permit

  • Pertains to a single employer

Employer specific work permit
  • Provide a valid document to the immigration delegates to leave the country after the expiry of work permit.

  • Proof of funds to support your family.

  • A valid document stating no criminal record

Eligibility maxim for work permit
  • A valid medical examination certificate
  • A document stating that you are no danger to the society.
  • Credential canon like biometric details, language skills etc should be met.


Adding on, Canada immigration services allow the family members to immigrate through Dependent work visa

Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017
  • Children can study in Canadian Education Institutes
  • Spouse can apply for open work permit visa
  • Spouses and children can join if you attain a job offer.
The following conditions apply
  • Update your C.V
  • Use social media
  • Research and follow up
Process of applying for a job in Canada
  • Athlete
  • Coach
  • Crew member
  • Short term researcher
  • Military personnel
  • Student working off campus
  • Examiner and Evaluator
  • Health care student
  • Public Speaker
  • Judge


Some jobs where work permit is not necessary
  • Athlete
  • Coach
  • Crew member
  • Short term researcher
Some jobs where work permit is not necessary
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