Depending the specific industry and work situation, there may be a particular process for a foreign national to work in Canada legally.

In addition to the broad range of content in this Work section, the following pages contain information pertaining to specific work situations in Canada. Simply click below on the section that concerns you in order to learn more.

NAFTA Professionals

The flags of Canada, the United States, and Mexico

Business visitors

The CN Tower in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Entrepreneurs

A business team viewing a tablet

Owner/Operator

The skyline of Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Guest speakers

A speaker delivering a presentation at a conference

Convention organizers

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre in downtown Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Conference vendors

Conference attendees enter a conference centre

Athletes

A National Hockey League game in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Film producers/personnel

A movie set

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Latest News

  • June 11 BC Tech Pilot draw invites 57 Skills Immigration and Express Entry candidates

    British Columbia invited 57 Skills Immigration and Express Entry B.C. candidates to apply for a provincial nomination in a new Tech Pilot draw held June 11.  

  • Applications to extend temporary status while inside Canada must now be made online

    Foreign nationals present in Canada on temporary resident status who wish to extend their status must apply by electronic means only, unless otherwise specified, under a new update issued June 4.