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The Canadian Federal Self-Employed Immigration Program

The Canadian Federal Self-Employed Immigration Program provides a pathway for cultural, artistic, and sports professionals to immigrate to Canada. It allows an individual to apply for permanent residency for their entire family through the "Maple Leaf Card" (referring to the Canadian Permanent Resident Card). This program is mainly suitable for individuals with at least two years of self-employment experience in the fields of culture, arts, sports, etc. They should have a certain level of expertise and the willingness and ability to continue working in their respective fields in Canada while making a significant contribution. There is no requirement for investment funds, high educational qualifications, age restrictions, or management experience. The program has a shorter overall processing time and lower costs compared to other immigration programs, and successful applicants can directly obtain the Canadian Permanent Resident Card.

Requirements for the Canadian Federal Self-Employed Immigration Program

1. Match Official Occupation List, and the National Occupational Classification (NOC) code should start with the number 5

2. The applicant must score a minimum of 35 points out of 100 according to the official scoring criteria

3. Minimum Two Years of Self-Employment Experience

The applicant must have at least two years of self-employment experience in the cultural, artistic, or sports fields within the past five years, and it should be their primary source of income. The recent two years' annual self-employment income should be at least 300,000 RMB per year, or the average annual self-employment income over the past five years should be at least 300,000 RMB

4. Outstanding Achievements in the Cultural, Artistic, or Sports Industry

The process for the Canadian Federal Self-Employed Immigration Program

Contract Signing

Sign the contract, and the immigration agency will start collecting your documents

File Number Issuance

Receive the immigration file number within 1-3 months after submission


Receive approval and proceed with visa sticker placement

Preparation of Complete Set of Documents

Receive personalized guidance and in-depth analysis of your documents

Interview Notification

Depending on the assessment, you may be exempted from an interview

Landing in Canada

You and your family need to land in Canada within the validity period of the immigration visa

Application Fee Payment

The immigration agency will assist you in completing the application fee payment

Medical Examination Notification

The main purpose is to check for major communicable diseases

Why do Canadian federal self-employed immigrants choose Globevisa?

Perfect product line makes you worry-free

It has opened more than 200 projects covering venture capital immigration, skilled immigration, passports, visa services, overseas education and overseas real estate, company registration, bank account opening, pension reunion and childbirth, identity renewal, etc., covering more than 40 countries and regions. With a complete vertical product line, tailor-made overseas plans for you.

​ The project development team makes you feel at ease

Globevisa International Project Development Center is composed of more than 100 people from more than 20 countries around the world, including professional business experts and investment experts. It always adheres to the principle of taking the law as the foundation, taking safety, effectiveness and risk as the principle, and taking project safety as the benchmark to do our best. Efforts are made to ensure the security of customer assets and identity acquisition, so that customers can rest assured.

Online service allows you to communicate without worry

Globevisa provides customers with a VIP member center system, online query of project progress and cost details, which is convenient and fast. Independent research and development of IM customer communication APP, using advanced data encryption technology. Protect customer privacy throughout the process. Exclusive consultant one-on-one service, private conversation, encrypted group chat. Safety first, privacy first.

Good relationship allows you to submit worry-free

In order to enable customers to obtain immigration information in a more timely manner, Globevisa has maintained good relations with governments, embassies, overseas banks, funds, etc. for a long time. Our professionalism and credibility have been praised by many overseas governments. At the same time, government officials also Went to Global China many times to have one-on-one in-depth exchanges with our customers.

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