• July 11, 2023

    NAFTA Work Permit

    Understanding the North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) The North America Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) is an agreement between Canada, the United States, and Mexico with the goal of promoting trade liberalization. It aims to eliminate tariffs and other trade barriers between the [...]

  • December 1, 2013

    Canadian Port of Entry Applications

    NAFTA Canadian Port of Entry Applications Many people who seek status and entry into Canada will or can do so at a port of entry. A port of entry is essentially an entry point along the Canadian border. The border is maintained by the CBSA [...]

  • December 1, 2013

    I Have to Come to Canada for a Day What Do I Do?

    Regardless of your duration for entering Canada, there are a number of things to consider before attempting to enter Canada. You will need to demonstrate that you meet the requirements of a temporary resident. You depend on the country of origin to first determine whether [...]

  • November 27, 2013

    How to Get a Canadian Work Visa Permit Under NAFTA

    Canadian Work Visa Permit Under NAFTA Canada has an increasing number of opportunities for skilled people and those who can adapt to the new environment. Due to the shortage of skilled labor in many professions, Canada has offered attractive options for people to either directly [...]

  • November 20, 2013

    Border Interview Questions

    Visitor Visa Border Interview Questions Being asked to wait in a small room while you wait for questioning by an immigration officer can be a nerve-wracking experience for the unprepared. Knowing what to expect and preparing yourself for the experience can mean the difference between [...]

  • November 20, 2013

    NAFTA How to Draft an Employment Reference Letter

    Draft an Employment Reference Letter (NAFTA) Regardless of whether you are a business professional, a business visitor or otherwise, if your intention to travel to Canada is business related, it would be extremely wise to provide a letter of reference from your employer. When completing [...]

  • November 20, 2013

    NAFTA Business Professionals

    NAFTA Professionals A NAFTA business professional is different than a business visitor, regardless of the fact that they both intend to enter Canada on a temporary basis, in that a business professional will require a work permit and a business visitor does not. This occurs [...]

  • November 20, 2013

    North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Business Visitor

    NAFTA Business Visitor This is an extremely broad category that is geared at facilitating the entry of people to Canada who intend to engage in business or trade activities. These activities, however, must mirror the criteria of being a business visitor to be considered as [...]

  • November 20, 2013

    North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) Business People

    NAFTA facilitates the quick access of foreign professionals into each of its members respective countries Canada, the United States of America and Mexico for business or investment reasons. These individuals do not need a Labour Market Opinion (LMO). This means that Canadian employers do not [...]

  • November 20, 2013

    What is the North American Free Trade Agreement?

    What is the NAFTA Agreement? The North American Free Trade Agreement, upon establishment, essentially created the world's largest free trade area. It is an agreement which exists between Canada, the United States and Mexico. The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), signed by Prime Minister [...]

  • November 10, 2013

    Professionals Under NAFTA Computer Systems Analyst

    NAFTA Computer Systems Analyst Professionals under NAFTA are those that are identified within NAFTA and are actively seeking entry through previously arranged employment with a Canadian employer. Each profession has unique requirements and criteria in order to qualify. Intended duties, experience and education will be [...]

  • November 10, 2013

    Intra Company Transferees North American Free Trade Agreement NAFTA

    As international companies can be spread across the globe, Canada takes into consideration that branch companies in Canada may require the transfer of internal skills and knowledge from parent companies abroad. These skills can only be gained through experience and in-depth knowledge of the business. [...]