New options for foreign nationals in Canada, outside of Quebec, with recent Canadian work experience in essential occupations and international students who graduated from a Canadian institution
The Canadian government starts accepting applications under the following 3 streams:
– 20,000 applications for temporary workers in health care
– 30,000 applications for temporary workers in other selected essential occupations
-40,000 applications for international students who graduated from a Canadian institution
Start and end dates
This public policy comes into effect on May 6, 2021 and will end on November 5, 2021 or once the intake cap of the applicable stream (20,000 applications received under stream A and 30,000 applications received under stream B) has been reached, whichever comes first. As with all public policies, this public policy may be revoked by the Minister, without prior notice.
Applications received pursuant to this public policy on or after May 6, 2021 up until November 5, 2021, or the date of revocation, if applicable, will be processed under this temporary public policy, subject to the applicable intake cap. Any applications received after the intake cap for the respective stream has been reached, will not be processed.