International Student – Open work permit under Public policy

COVID update (open work permit Canada Immigration)

Public Policy effective from Jan 27, 2021

Read the article to see if you are eligible to apply for a one-time open work permit.  Validity is up to 18 months and needs to apply online by July 27, 2021.

Who qualifies and What are the requirements?

To be eligible for this open work permit, you must meet the following 5 requirements:

1Your Post Graduate Work permitEither expired on or after Jan 30, 2020
OR Will expire within 4 months from the date of this open WP application.
2Canadian StayYou must be in Canada as of January 27, 2021, and
have not left until you get the WP.
3Status in Canadaa. have temporary resident status  or
b. lost your temporary resident status, but you’ve already applied to restore it, or
c. lost your temporary resident status, but you’ll apply to restore it at the same time as applying for this open WP.
4While you applyAdd necessary information/documents to describe the WP is applied on the basis of this public policy.
5Passport Validitya. You must have a valid passport.
b. The validity of the work permit is a maximum of 18 months or the max validity of your passport. So, make sure your passport is valid to take advantage of full 18 months.


Grab this one time opportunity.

For professional assistance on how to apply, please contact us.

Ph: (604) 440-7725


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