A Permanent Residency Visa allows you to get the Permanent Resident Status after immigrating to Country, even if you are not a Citizen. However, the individuals on temporary visas, i.e. students or foreign workers living in Country cannot be considered as the permanent residents.
What is PR (Permanent Resident) Card?
The permanent residents of Canada are given the Permanent Resident Card (PR Card) as a proof that they are Permanent Residents of Canada (in case the card holder travel outside Canada). The card holder would require the PR Card if re-enters Canada after leaving it once.
What are the Benefits given to a Permanent Resident?
Can Live, study or work anywhere in Canada
Can apply for Canadian Citizenship
Can get the Health care and most of the other social benefits, which a Canadian Citizen receives.
Is protected under Canadian law and the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
The permanent residents are not allowed to:
Vote or run a Political Office
Get any job that need a high-level security clearance.
What are the different PR Visa Categories?
There are different programs or categories available, under which you can apply for the permanent residency visa, i.e.
Skilled immigrants,(Express entry)
Federal Skilled Worker
Federal Skilled Trades Program
Canadian Experience Class
Quebec skilled worker program
Investors Entrepreneurs and Self Employed
Live in Care giver Visa
Quebec Selected Skilled Workers
How to Apply
Fill up the free assessment form given below in order to take the first step towards getting your PR Visa for Canada. The Immigration Expert at Visas Avenue will assess your profile details and subsequently will contact you with complete procedure details and expert advice regarding the visa category, immigration procedure and visa application filing, etc..