Prime minister Trudeau has revealed new immigration plan
On Dec 17, 2021 Prime minister Trudeau has revealed new immigration plan which will focus on priorities. Some examples of announcements are as follows
- Express entry pathways for students and workers
- Providing temporary status to spouses and children while waiting abroad
- Launching municipal nomination program for municipalities to nominate candidates in same way as provinces are doing
- Extention of rural and northern immigration pilot to more areas
- Help 2000 skilled Refugees to settle and find jobs
- Establishing trusted employer system to hire foreign workers
- Build on existing pilot programs to further explore ways of regularizing status for undocumented workers who are contributing to Canadian communities.
- Waiving of citizenship application fee.
- Continue Working with quebec to support french speaking immigration
- And Many more announcements.
- More details on how these programs will implement are yet to come.