Permanent Residency In Canada: What is a Permanent Resident?
Permanent Residency is a term used by immigration Canada. Sometimes it is called being a landed immigrant. It means that a person has a special status in Canada. This Permanent Residency status allows a person to live, work and stay in Canada for as long as they want. They are a permanent resident of Canada. Immigration Canada wants you to understand this status. They are not considered Canadian citizens but they are allowed to live in Canada permanently. We can help you apply for your permanent resident status in Canada from anywhere in the world. If you are wanting to become a permanent resident of Canada, Call the team at Kahane Law Office in Calgary, Alberta 403-225-8810.
How a Lawyer helps with Your Permanent Resident Status Application
Earning permanent resident status in Canada requires that applicants meet all requirements set out by the Canadian government. Immigration Canada controls who get permanent residency in Canada to become a landed immigrant. As Canada has clear immigration priorities, our staff at Kahane Law Immigration Legal Services can help make sure that your application meets the guidelines and requirements of the immigration priorities set out by the Canadian government.
What you Need For Permanent Resident Status
Canada values immigration. This is why there are so many landed immigrants here. It is how Canada was built and grown. People who become permanent residents, and then Canadian citizens, and go through the process become very valuable members of Canadian society. Canada also recognizes that people with permanent residency also are an integral part of Canada’s economy and diverse social fabric. However, there are certain requirements which must be met in order to gain permanent resident status. Let our team help you with the application process to obtain permanent resident status. Your permanent residency depends on you putting in your application properly.
Permanent Residency Classes (Landed Immigrant Categories)
In Canada, there are several categories of permanent residency including:
Permanent Resident: Family Class
This category of permanent residency includes the sponsorship of a spouse or domestic partner, dependent children, parents, or other family members seeking permanent residency in Canada. This Link to family class permanent residency will take you to our page on Family class.
Permanent Resident: Economic Class
This category of permanent residency includes those seeking permanent residency in Canada on the basis of employment or investor status. This link to economic Class permanent residency will take you to our page on economic class applications.
Humanitarian and Compassionate Class: Refugee Claims for Permanent Residency
Asylum-seekers and refugee claims fit under this category. Our team at Kahane Law Immigration Legal Services can meet with you to determine if you have a good claim under this category. We help you navigate this unique category and, where the criteria are met, can help put in a strong application.
The New Express Entry Program
The Canadian Government now has an express entry program to become a permanent resident. We can help with the express entry program. The new rules can be confusing but we can help.
After you are a Permanent Resident
Once you are successful in obtaining permanent residency status, you may want to take that next step toward Canadian citizenship. Landed Immigrants can apply for Citizenship. Whatever class you are applying under, Kahane Law Immigration Legal Services can help you navigate the immigration process to get the result you desire in the most time and cost-effective manner.
Permanent Residency Lawyer: Helping You get your Permanent Residency Status
We can help. If you want to become a landed immigrant and, call the experienced team at Kahane Law Immigration Legal Services now. We can be reached at 403-225-8810 locally in Calgary, Alberta or toll-free at 1-877-225-8817 or email us directly here.