Bridging Permits for Pending AINP Nominees

Bridging Permits for Pending AINP Nominees

Zemp Law Group has just received confirmation from the Alberta Immigration Nominee Program (“AINP”) that an unofficial initiative to grant a one-time bridging work permit to applicants waiting for their AINP Nominations has now taken effect. It is imperative to note...
Canadian Experience Class Cap Has Been Reached

Canadian Experience Class Cap Has Been Reached

As of May 1,2014, Citizenship and Immigration announced that an overall cap of 8,000 new Canadian Experience Class applications would be implemented. Please be advised that we have just received confirmation from Citizenship and Immigration Canada that the cap for...
Update on the Express Entry Program

Update on the Express Entry Program

In January 2015, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) will launch a new electronic system called Express Entry to manage applications for permanent residence in certain economic programs – similar to Expression of Interest systems currently used in Australia and...