Quebec Immigration - Skilled Worker ProgramThe Quebec Immigration selection system for Quebec Skilled Workers is designed to indicate which applicants are likely to become economically established upon immigration to Quebec.
Quebec Skilled Worker / Professional applicants intending to reside in Montreal or another city in the Province of Quebec are selected based upon a different set of criteria than applicants who wish to settle elsewhere in Canada.
An applicant can qualify under any occupation under the Quebec Skilled Worker category. Currently, all occupations are open and a job offer from a Canadian employer is not required to be eligible.
Applicants who are successful under the Quebec Immigration selection system are issued a Quebec Selection Certificate, followed by a Canadian Permanent Resident (Immigration) Visa.
To qualify for a Quebec Selection Certificate, Skilled Worker / Professional applicants must score enough points under the Quebec Immigration selection system below. A single applicant must score at least 49 points based on the criteria below. An applicant with a spouse or common-law/conjugal partner must score at least 57 points. The Quebec Immigration selection factors may be summarized as follows:Points Factors
Up to 28 points Training (Cutoff Score = 2 points)
Up to 10 points Validated Employment Offer
Up to 08 points Experience
Up to 16 points Age
Up to 22 points Language Proficiency
Up to 08 points Stay and Family in Quebec
Up to 16 points Spouse's Characteristics
Up to 08 points Children
------01 point Financial Self-Sufficiency (Cutoff Score = 1)
Up to 06 points Adaptability
Up to an additional 6 points may be awarded upon the interview for Adaptability. With these points awarded, a single applicant must score a minimum of 55 points. An applicant with a spouse or common-law/conjugal partner must score at least 63 points.
Quebec Skilled Worker / Professional applicants must then successfully complete medical and security examinations conducted by the Canadian government in order to be granted a Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Visa.
Quebec Skilled Workers / Professionals are not assessed based upon the selection factors of the Federal Skilled Worker Program. Citizenship and Immigration Canada acknowledges the selection of applicants who meet Quebec immigration selection criteria.Processing Times
Quebec Skilled Workers / Professionals Processing Times vary from one Canadian Immigration Visa Office to another.Processing Fees
Quebec Skilled Workers / Professionals Processing Fees are as follows:Fees Applicant
$390 Principal Applicant
$150 Spouse, de facto spouse
$150 Each dependant childTo know more, please visit the web pagehttp://www.canadavisa.com/quebec-skilled-worker-immigration.html