Ackah Law Immigration Compliance Audit Services

If you are selected for a Compliance Review, are you prepared? Ackah Business Immigration Law can assist you to prepare for a Compliance Review/Inspection and ensure that your organization complies with Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program (LMIA) and the International Mobility Program (LMIA exempt) requirements – before you receive a call from the government…

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Before you can work in Canada, you must apply for a Canadian work permit with the office of Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC). Work permits (also known as work visas) are required for foreign nationals who want to work during their time in Canada. These are issued by IRCC and give authorization for someone to…

Canada Passport - Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

A Canadian is a Canadian is a Canadian ~ Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Effective June 19, 2017, Canada’s Bill C-6 has received Royal Assent and is now law. Bill C-6 is an amendment to Canada’s Citizenship Act that will benefit thousands of immigrants in Canada. The new law simplifies and streamlines the process for immigrants to become Canadian citizens and assures…

Evelyn Ackah, Immigration Lawyer: Documents needed to move to Canada

Basic Documents Required to Move to Canada Before you can move to Canada, you must apply for permanent Canadian residency with the office of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada. To enter Canada as either a visitor or to move to Canada temporarily or permanent, IRCC requires certain documents to cross the border, or you will not…

Evelyn Ackah Calgary Immigration Lawyer explains The Global Talent Stream: Fast-Tracking the Temporary Foreign Worker Program

The Global Talent Stream launched June 12, 2017 by  Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), which promises a 2-week fast-track for qualified applicants to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. The Global Talent Stream is key to the IRCC Global Skills Strategy which promotes global investment in Canada to support the Government of Canada’s Innovation Agenda which offers:…

Restoration of Status: Immigration expert Evelyn Ackah, founder and managing lawyer at Ackah Business Immigration Law

According to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), travelers authorized to enter Canada can be admitted within three categories: visitors students workers In all cases, they are considered “temporary residents”, and are given temporary resident status for a limited and fixed period of time. Failing to adhere to the original conditions of your status can…

Report: What Canada Can Do For Investor Immigrants

Canada’s Start-Up Visa is the first of its kind in the world, linking immigrant entrepreneurs with experienced private sector organizations that have expertise in working with start-ups. Business and entrepreneur immigrants can help support Canada’s economic growth, according to a May 2017 report from The Conference Board of Canada: Entrepreneur and Investor Immigration: Creating Jobs and…

Canada Start-Up Visa for Entrepreneurs

What Is Canada’s Start-Up Visa Program for Entrepreneurs? The Canada Start-Up Visa is the first of its kind in the world, linking immigrant entrepreneurs with experienced private sector organizations that have expertise in working with start-ups. The Canadian government announced in October 2015 that Canada wants entrepreneurs, and launched the Start-Up Visa program, which grants permanent residency…

Canada Passport - Contact Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah

Requirements to Become a Canadian Citizen To become a citizen of Canada, there are eligibility criteria that must be met in order to qualify. The requirements to become a Canadian citizen are set by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), depend on your unique situation, and could be changed in the future. Meeting the Canadian citizenship eligibility…

Evelyn Ackah Founder Ackah Immigration Law

How Do I Apply For a Canada Work Permit? To apply for a work permit before coming to Canada you will need to go to the visa office in your country. You can apply from within the country but only if you meet specific guidelines. You can also apply as you enter Canada, but only if you…