Startup Visa Canada
The program is the first of its kind in Canada, the idea is to offer powerful incentive to attract individuals with great potential.” By giving immigrant entrepreneurs permanent residency and immediate access to a wide range of business partners, Canada hopes to position itself as a destination of choice for startups. This is a pilot program, if the program is successful during the five-year trial period, CIC says it may formally introduce it as a new economic class.
Canada announces new Startup Visa Program to attract entrepreneurs starting April 1, 2013
Foreign entrepreneurs will have to meet certain criteria regarding language proficiency and educational qualifications, the full set of criteria will be published shortly.
Please Complete the Free Online Assessment form for Eligibility.