Canada Quebec Regular Skilled Worker Program

Application Fee:

 

Start from: $2,147

Processing Time:

 

26 Months

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This initiative is for skilled employees who want to stay in Quebec permanently and contribute to the province’s economy.

This curriculum requires language proficiency in both English and French, as well as applicable qualifications and proof of medical, dental, and security clearance.

Furthermore, in order to be considered for the programme, you must obtain at least the minimum qualifying points. Points are given to you after you evaluate your:

  • age
  • education
  • work experience
  • language skills
  • job offer
  • relationship status

The processing time for application is usually 6 months.

Living in Quebec gives you a wonderful yet unique experience. You get many opportunities in terms of work and more there as you become a resident of Quebec.

Who is it for?

The Quebec Skilled Worker Program is for foreigners looking to work and live in the Province of Quebec. They will need to show certain qualifications and profile to qualify.

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How to qualify?

Selection is made on the basis of a selection grid, with points awarded on the basis of various selection factors and criteria. To qualify on the point-based system you must score at least 50 pts out of 103.   

The pt-base system is divided in tiers:

  • Education
  • Work experience
  • Age
  • Language skills
  • Previous stay or relatives in Quebec 
  • Spouse and children status
  • Job offer

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The process

The Quebec government process your application for CSQ in 6  months. IRCC takes another 15 to 17 months to process your application.

Once you have received your CSQ, you are able to apply to IRCC, at the federal level, for permanent residence. 

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Government fees

Immigration Quebec Fees:
Main applicant: $822
Spouse or  partner: $176
Each child: $176
 
IRCC Fees:
Fees$CAN

Your application

Processing fee ($825) and right of permanent residence fee ($500)

1,325
Your application (without right of permanent residence fee)825

Include your spouse or partner

Processing fee ($825) and right of permanent residence fee ($500)

1,325
Include your spouse or partner (without right of permanent residence fee)825
Include a dependent child225(per child)
If you or your family need to give biometrics, pay your biometrics fees at the same time you pay your other fees. Pay all fees using the same payment method.
Fees$CAN
Biometrics – per person85
Biometrics – per family (2 or more people)

Maximum fee for a family of 2 or more people applying at the same time and place

170
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Additional information

The Ministère will analyze your application within a period of six months.

Immigration programs for skilled workers