Our ICCRC Membership
Our ICCRC Membership
Effective October 28 /2011, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) officials will no longer deal with any fee-charging representative presenting new applications who is not a member of a Provincial or Territorial Law Society, the Chambre des Notaries du Québec or registered Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC).
This means that after October 28 /2011, no consultant or lawyer will be authorized to file immigration applications on behalf of his/her client to the Canadian Consulate/Canadian embassy unless they are members of the above societies.
All of our immigration work is handled in our Mississauga office by immigration consultants who are valued members of the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC)
Mr. Jag Farmaha is our Senior Director and Immigration Consultant. Mr. Farmaha founded Canreach Immigration Consulting in 1998 and has since helped many applicants from all over the world to successfully come to Canada by way of permanent and temporary immigration.Mr. Farmaha is a licensed member of the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) (ICCRC # R 410599). Mr. Farmaha is also registered consultant with Quebec Immigration ( Membership # 11200).
In order to become a member of the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC), an applicant must be,
|A Canadian Citizen as defined in the Citizen Act, or a Canadian permanent residence, as defined in the Immigration Act.|
|Must meet the minimum standard set by the society in regards to education, experience and knowledge.|
|Each applicant must provide Proof of Good Character in form of, police certificates from every country in which the applicant has resided for six months or more in the ten years previous to the date of the application for members.|
|All Members of ICCRC will be required to carry a minimum of CDN$1,000,000 Professional Errors and Omissions Liability Insurance.|
An independent, not-for-profit body operating at arm's length from the federal government, the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC) is responsible for regulating the activities of immigration consultants who are members and who provide immigration advice for a fee.
ICCRC mandate is to protect the consumers of immigration consulting services and ensure the competent and professional conduct of its members.