Questions About Canada Immigration? Get Lawyer Answers

Self Employed Artists or Athletes

Is it necessary to have a language degree to immigrate through SELF EMPLOYED ARTISTS OR ATHLETES program?


Do I need to create jobs (hire employees) in the Ontario Entrepreneur program? If yes, how many?

  1. Ontario will review all your documents, including proof of your total net worth (minimum $400,000 CAD).
  2. If your profile and documents are satisfactory, you will have an interview (in person in Canada or by video — depends on the pandemic situation).
  3. Come to Canada with your family.
  4. You have 20 months to open and manage the business.
  5. After 20 months, you can apply for permanent residence. It will take approximately 12 months to obtain your permanent residency in Canada.
  • We prepare the business plan tailored to immigration requirements
  • We train you on how to present/pitch your business idea to investors
  • We help you find the designated organization who will support your start
  • We obtain a letter of support
  • We submit an entire application for permanent residence to the government
  • We provide you with business consulting advice on how to run your startup

Understand the details of immigration pathways to Canada:

For the past 6 years Nava Elmi has been helping individuals, employees, entrepreneurs and investors move and successfully settle in Canada. As an immigrant herself, Nava knows that immigration is more than just a visa.



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