Canada Residency Process and Timeline

  • Stage 1



    1-3 Months

    STEP 1
    Registration and Expression of Interest (EOI).

    STEP 2
    Register an online EOI.

  • Stage 2


    4-6 Months

    STEP 3
    Invitation to apply.

    STEP 4
    Submission of application.

    STEP 5
    Verification of application and mandatory interview.

  • Stage 3


    3-4 Months

    STEP 6
    Performance Agreement or Business plan.

    STEP 7
    Temporary Work Permit (before you arrive in Canada).

  • Stage 4


    24-30 Months

    STEP 8
    Establishment of business (after you arrive in Canada).

    STEP 9
    Final report submission for nomination.

    STEP 10
    After Nomination, apply to IRCC for permanent residence.