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

What to ask a licensed Canadian immigration professional about this immigration application?

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 on the Entrepreneur Program?

My Visa Source has an extensive amount of knowledge and experience with the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program. Our firm has a wide array of relationships with financial institutions, private banking groups, wealth management firms, venture capital firms, angel investors, accounting firms and more.

We understand the importance of putting together a thorough case accompanied with all the correct supporting documentation.  If an application is missing any critical detail it can result in a rejection.

The professionals at My Visa Source are able to facilitate the needs of a high-networth individual and their families to the highest standard. We understand that individuals interested in the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program have special needs and requirements, which we are more than happy to address.

You can be certain that our meticulous work doesn’t expire at merely the submission of your application. We will work with you in all aspects of the Canadian Federal Entrepreneur Program application process to assure you achieve your goal.

What to do next

Getting started is simple, just fill out our Assessment Form, or call us at 1-888-368-4608 for an assessment of your immigration matter.