Canada Abroad

Family Sponsorship – Who Can Apply?

One of the questions we have been asked most frequently is “Can my family in Canada sponsor me and my family for immigration?”. Depending on your relationship you can be sponsored under the Family Class. In order to be eligible you need to have a Canadian sponsor living in Canada who is at least 18 […]

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Express Entry Draw #9 Results Are In

On May 22nd, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 9th draw under Express Entry and handed out 1,361 Invitations to Apply. Many people have asked what they mean by “draw”. They simply use that term for when they select individuals from the Express Entry Pool based on their Comprehensive Ranking System Score. You can read […]

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Express Entry Round #8 – Back on Track

On April 17th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 8th draw under Express Entry and handed out 715 Invitations to Apply. For the fourth time in a row, Express Entry continued to select those without a job offer or a provincial nomination. The minimum score for selection in round 8 decreased this time as opposed […]

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Express Entry Round #7 Throws a Curve Ball

On April 10th, 2015 Citizenship and Immigration Canada did their 7th draw under Express Entry and handed out 925 Invitations to Apply. For the third time in a row, Express Entry continued to select those without a job offer or a provincial nomination. The minimum score for selection in round 7 however increased for the first time […]

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Why are South Africans Choosing to Immigrate to Canada?

Canada Abroad Canadian Immigration Consulting conducted a survey of fifty-five South Africans who were thinking about emigrating from South Africa. They were asked why they would like to emigrate and which country they would like to immigrate to. The respondents were given a list of choices of why they would like to emigrate. They could […]

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How Can You Immigrate to Canada?

Many individuals think that it is impossible to immigrate to Canada or that it is too expensive or time consuming. The truth is it is cheaper to immigrate to Canada than other countries such as Australia, and with the new Express Entry system applications can be fully completed in as little as eight months. In order […]

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