Business Investor Program
Business Investor Programs
Are you interested in moving to Canada to start a business? If you have a business or relevant experience, you may be eligible to immigrate to Canada
The Canadian government selects business class immigrants based on their ability to become economically established and support the development of the Canadian economy. Under business class, the whole family can immigrate to Canada as a permanent resident. Both the federal and provincial/territorial governments welcome business immigrants and offer services to help immigrants start a business and settle in Canada.
Business immigrants are people who can invest in, or start businesses in Canada and are expected to support the development of a strong and prosperous Canadian economy.
There are two classes of federal business immigrants program:
- Start-up visa
- Self-employed persons
Beside federal program various Provincial Nominee programs for business class are available.
Business class applicants are selected primarily on the basis of their ability to create jobs for themselves and other Canadians
Business class applicants do not use the Express Entry system, but mail application packages.
Applicants must have sufficient funds to support themselves and their family members for at least one year.
There are both federal and provincial programs and the requirement for experience, investable funds