A Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) is a document that an employer in Canada may need to get before hiring a foreign worker.
A positive LMIA will show that there is a need for a foreign worker to fill the job. It will also show that no Canadian worker or permanent resident is available to do the job.
Once an employer gets the LMIA, the worker can apply for a work permit.
The wage being offered for the position will determine if you need to apply for a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) under the stream for high-wage positions or the stream for low-wage positions, each with their own requirements.
The Global Talent Stream offers timely, responsive and predictable client-focused service to help you access highly skilled global talent to expand your workforce here in Canada and be competitive globally. This stream is designed for innovative firms in Canada that are referred to Service Canada by a designated referral partner and that need unique and specialized foreign nationals in order to scale-up and grow. It’s also intended for firms in Canada that need to fill an in-demand, highly skilled position on the Global Talent Occupations List.
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Employers who wish to hire skilled foreign workers and support their permanent resident visa application can make a job offer under Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) Express Entry system. The job offer must meet the criteria of one of the listed economic immigration programs (FSWP, CEC or FSTP)
The first step is to book a consultation in order to analyze your specific needs and situation. During the consultation, we will provide you with legal advice, recommendations and steps to follow.
We have the experience and resources to guide throughout the LMIA process from beginning to end. We provide you with all the relevant information and guide you step by step during the different stages of the process until a final decision is rendered.
Yes, of course! We have the experience and resources to prepare the work permit applications for your worker upon receiving a positive LMIA.
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