08 Sep Highly Skilled Migrant Programme Canada
Highly Skilled Migrant Programme Canada, Canada PR Permanent Residence Visa
CANADA PR (PERMANENT RESIDENT) VISA – Canada Permanent residence is the status of the applicant who is not a citizen of Canada but got permission to live and work in Canada by availing Social benefits, Employment insurance, Canada Pension Plan payments and protected under Canadian law and protections of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. But they are not allowed to vote or run for political office and hold some jobs that require a high-level security clearance. The PR holders can later apply for Canadian Citizenship by meeting certain eligibility criteria’s.
There are different immigration programs which offer Permanent resident Visa for Canada and to become a Permanent Residence visa holder, the overseas nationality requires making an application to IRCC (Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship of Canada). A PR holder must live in Canada for two years out of five years to continue on a PR status and Permanent resident holder may apply for a Citizenship after living four years in Canada.