Quebec Entrepreneur Program application processing times are based on the latest information available from Canadian immigration authorities.
The Quebec Entrepreneur Class gives qualified business owners and managers the opportunity to obtain Canadian permanent resident status, provided that they can effectively create or acquire an agricultural, commercial or industrial business in Quebec.
The processing time for Quebec Business immigration programs, including the Quebec Entrepreneur Program only applies to the federal portion of the processing (at the visa office) once the complete application for permanent residence has been received.
The processing time for Quebec Business immigration programs is 46 months.
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The processing time above is based on how long it took Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) to process application in the past 12 months.
The processing time estimation does not include the time it takes for the province of Quebec to process the Quebec Selection Certificate, or Certificat de sélection du Québec (CSQ).
The following is a list of visa offices where Quebec Entrepreneur Class applications may be processed.