For being able to work in Canada on temporary basis, you must
Employers also need to meet basic requirements to hire you. They need to get a Labour Market Opinion (LMO), a document given by the Government of Canada that gives Canadian employers permission to hire foreign workers, to hire you.
You will not need an LMO, if you
Your spouse or common law partner or dependent children can also apply to come to Canada to live with you. Your spouse can also apply for a work permit is he/she wants to work in Canada. However, they must meet the same requirements that you do.
They can also apply for an 'Open Work' permit, if you
• Approved to work in Canada for more than six months
• Meet a minimum skill level
• Are doing a job at NOC skill level 0, A or B
Live-in caregivers can also apply to stay with you in Canada
You may also need a visitor visa and must qualify under an immigration category, as work permit is not sufficient to immigrate to and live in Canada on permanent basis
Your application is sent to the Centralized Intake Office, if you're applying from within Canada. However, if you're applying from outside Canada, it is sent to the Ottawa Case Processing Pilot Centre.
Open work permits are granted to those who have applied for permanent residence in Canada and are waiting for finalization of their application. In order to apply for this permit, you
You do not require Canadian work permits, if you are a
Obtaining a work permit in Canada is very difficult, despite the country invites thousands of skilled professionals every year to work and settle in Canada. This is because the Canadian immigration standards are very high and fulfilling each and every requirement is really difficult.
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