Canada Federal Skilled Worker Program

Canada Immigration & Canada PR for Federal Skilled Workers program is points based. Skilled worker category is especially for people with top class skills and work experience to fill skill shortages in Canada and contribute to the growth of the Canadian economy.

Overview

Canada Immigration & Canada PR for Federal Skilled Workers program is points based. Skilled worker category is especially for people with top class skills and work experience to fill skill shortages in Canada and contribute to the growth of the Canadian economy. You need to score a minimum 67 out of 100 points. There are several factors that they consider is work experience, education, age, and language abilities. The Canadian Immigration Process is transparent and straightforward.

If you meet eligibility criteria and documentation is complete, the process took a timeline of 6 to 12 months. Initially, PR is granted for principal applicant, spouse, and children. Once PR granted, you can sponsor your immediate family members.

Features of Federal Skilled Worker Visa

  • You can go and work in Canada without a sponsor by an employer, a Canadian job offer or work permit with this Canada PR Federal Skilled Worker visa.
  • It does not have any restrictions like work permit have.
  • You can apply for Canadian citizenship after three years stay in the country.
  • You can have feasibility of visa-free travel to many countries in the world, once you get your Canadian Passport and Citizenship.
  • You can sponsor your immediate members of the family.
  • Canadian permanent residences are eligible to access government subsidized education and healthcare (Medicare).
  • If the application is dropped or returned, the High Commission will refund fee.

Eligibility Criteria

  • You need to have Minimum 1-year full-time work experience in the last ten years in one of the occupational categories recognized by Ministerial Instructions.
  • You need to have an employment offer provided by the Canadian employer.
  • You need to meet the minimum language threshold that is the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) in all skills that are listening, speaking, reading and writing.

Processing Time

The processing timeline for Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP) is 06 to 12 months.

Selection Factors Federal Skilled Worker Visa

Below are the selection factors for the Federal Skilled Worker Visa

Selection Factor

Maximum points

English and/or French skills

28

Education

25

Experience

15

Age

12

Arranged employment in Canada

10

Adaptability

10

Total

100

* Minimum Pass mark is 67 out of 100 points


Funds Requirement for Canada PR

No of Family Members

Funds Required

1

12475 CAD

2

15531 CAD

3

19093 CAD

4

23181 CAD

5

26292 CAD

6

29652 CAD

7

33014 CAD

* For each additional family member 3361 CAD

Application Processing Fee

Application Processing Fee

Canadian Dollar 

Principal Applicant

550 CAD

Spouse or Common-law partner

550 CAD

Child who is under 22 years of age

150 CAD

Additional Fees

You must also pay for the following for yourself and your family members

  • Medical examinations
  • Police certificates
  • Language assessments


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