If you decide to stay in Canada permanently, there are several ways you can apply to become a permanent resident of Canada. The government website contains detailed information about the different PR options, the eligibility criteria and the application process. CIE advisors are not able to provide any guidance/advice about PR.
Streams to residency
There are several streams through which to apply for permanent residency.
- Express Entry; for more information, check the Express Entry FAQ.
- Quebec-selected skilled workers
- Start-up Visa
- Immigrant investors
- Family sponsorship
- Provincial nominees
You can also check the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program website for complete information.