If you are businesspeople who seek for an immigration program to Canada, you can select to apply to one of the Canada business immigration programs. The Canadian Government selects business class immigrants based on their ability to become economically established and support the development of the Canadian economy.

Business immigrants are people who can invest in or start businesses in Canada and are expected to support the development of a strong and prosperous Canadian economy.

There are two classes of business immigrants:

  • Those who enter with a start-up visa
  • Self-employed persons

Start-up visa Program

To be eligible, you must have:

  • A commitment of support from a designated Canadian venture capital fund, business incubator or angel investor group.
  • An ability to communicate in either French or English
  • An adequate amount of money in order to settle and provide for the cost of living prior to earning an income.

Self-Employed Persons

To be eligible, you must have:

Experience that will make a significant contribution to cultural or athletic life in Canada. The experience time will be at least two 1- year periods of full-time work experience in an eligible role in the last 5 years. The eligible occupations are professional occupations in art and culture or technical occupations in art, culture, recreation and sports. Find more details

Beside of these programs, you can consider several Provincial Nominee Entrepreneur Programs. Find more information for each province below. Contact us free Initial Assessment!

  1. ONTARIO: https://www.ontario.ca/page/oinp-entrepreneur-stream

  2. BRISTISH COLUMBIA: https://www.welcomebc.ca/Immigrate-to-B-C/BC-PNP-Entrepreneur-Immigration

  3. MANITOBA: https://www.immigratemanitoba.com/immigrate-to-manitoba/mpnp-for-business/

  4. PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND: https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/topic/immigrate-pei-entrepreneur

  5. NEW BRUNSWICK: https://www.welcomenb.ca/content/wel-bien/en/becoming_an_immigrant-entrpreneur/content/program-summary.html

  6. NOVA SCOTIA: https://novascotiaimmigration.com/move-here/entrepreneur/

  7. SASKATCHEWAN: https://www.saskatchewan.ca/residents/moving-to-saskatchewan/immigrating-to-saskatchewan/saskatchewan-immigrant-nominee-program/entrepreneur-and-farm-categories