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At Ackah Law, we often get inquiries from people who come to Canada as a visitor and now want to change their immigration status, for example from Visitor to Worker, or apply for Permanent Residence. They want to know, can you change your visa status while you are in Canada, and if so, how? It is possible to change your visa status while you are in Canada, but there is no guarantee of success.
The chances of a successful immigration application to Canada are much higher - nearly double - if you hire an immigration lawyer to help get your study, work or visitor visas, according to immigration data obtained under an access to information request by The Toronto Star.
Pre-arrival services help immigrants integrate into the Canadian workforce faster and more smoothly, to educate new immigrants on life in Canada, and to minimize potential roadblocks after arrival. IRCC announced $113 million to offer immigration and settlement pre-arrival support virtually and in-person abroad through 2023.
On January 28, 2019, at noon EST, the Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship Program, PGP, will re-open on a first-come, first-serve basis to accept 20,500 applications to help families reunite in Canada.
Mistakes in your Canada immigration application can cost you time and money - and may result in rejection of your application. There is no guarantee of success, but avoiding these 10 immigration application mistakes will give your application a better chance of success.
We get a lot of people contacting Ackah Law after their visitor visa application to Canada is denied. if you have specific questions about your TRV, it is wise to consult legal experts to determine what requirements are in place for your country of origin. Here are the top 5 reasons why Canada visitor visas are denied.
Technology immigrants continue to drive Canada's economy. If immigration was cut by 2040 Canada's economy would feel the hit when 26.9% of Canada's population will be 65 or over. Canada is successfully attracting international academics and professionals in what has been termed a brain gain.
El Programa de Patrocinio para Padres/Abuelos en Canadá se reabrirá el 28 de enero del 2019 ¿Estás preparado?
IRCC, por sus siglas en inglés) anunció el 28 de enero del 2019, el Programa de Patrocinio de Padres y Abuelos, (PGP), se reabrirá por orden de llegada para aceptar 20,500 solicitudes para ayudar a las familias a reunirse en Canadá.
Canada has long targeted highly skilled and educated immigrants to help grow the economy in the face of an aging workforce. Recently, Canada has recognized that the Canadian economy also needs more low-skilled immigrants workers in trade and semi-skilled categories to fill farm, trucking and food service jobs.
Ackah Law is here to help you and your family move to Canada!
We're excited to welcome 2019 and start a new year! We have a great team at Ackah Business Immigration Law that is committed to the purpose of our work: helping individuals, professionals and families cross borders seamlessly.