What Is The Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program?

The Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program attracts entrepreneurs with business experience who are interested in not only starting or expanding an existing business to Canada but also actively managing it. Numerous applicants benefit by the opportunities afforded by this program each year and you may be next.

The ideal applicant would contribute positively to the Canadian economy by thriving in the marketplace and creating employment opportunities. The stream allows for an individual to not only open a business in Canada but also obtain Permanent Residence status in the country.

As of July 1, 2011, there is a pause on this specific program. However, additional opportunities do exist for both business people and investors to immigrate to Canada and receive permanent residence status. Only through contacting an immigration professional can you truly obtained the required information to benefit from such programs.

Who Can Qualify for The Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program?

A Business person with prior business experience is able to apply under the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program. Along with having prior business experience, the applicant must also meet other requirements such as minimum networth and opening or expanding an existing business in any province or territory in Canada except for Quebec.

Additionally, there are equity requirements under the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program which also must be fulfilled

How a Licensed Immigration Professional Can Help You With the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program?

Not all immigration professionals possess the necessary experience.  Often we’ve noticed that Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program applications are rejected because the right questions were not discussed.

Here are some very important questions you want to ask any person you are planning on hiring to help you with your Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program application.

  • What is the minimum investment requirements and are there restrictions on the type of business?
  • What are the equity requirements for the business?
  • If you have a family, you may want to know, can my family immigrate under the program?

Why Contact My Visa Source for an Assessment?

Congratulations on taking your first step toward being an entrepreneur in Canada. The more research you do on the immigration process, the more you will learn about your specific situation and how we can help you navigate through the Federal Entrepreneur Program process.

Lawyers at My Visa Source dedicate themselves to your immigration case, providing legal representation tailored to your personal situation. Our expertise focuses on immigration and visa programs for Canada and the United States, including global immigration.

Partnering with an award-winning immigration team greatly increases the likelihood of achieving your specific immigration or visa goals. Immigration is a complex process that requires strong legal strategy, precise paperwork and perfect attention to detail, reducing the risk of wasted time, money or permanent rejection.

Begin Your Application For Federal Entrepreneur Program Today

Securing personalized legal help is quick and simple. Begin with our one-minute online assessment form or call us toll-free at 1-888-509-1987.

We have a dedicated team of licensed professionals standing by, ready to answer your immigration and visa questions.

Book a personal consultation to speak with an award-winning immigration lawyer over the phone, on Skype or in-person at our downtown Toronto and Vancouver offices.