You are probably aware of the list of countries, citizens of which are allowed to apply for a Working Holidays Visa, but do you know that it is also a great opportunity to stay in Canada for good?
What is Working Holidays Visa?
This type of Work Visa may be your perfect solution if don’t have a job offer yet. The type of Work Permit a foreign worker gets for Working Holiday is an Open Work Permit. That will allow a foreign worker to work for more than one employer in Canada and/or in more than one location.
Who is eligible for Working Holidays Visa to Canada?
You are eligible for this type of visa if you are a citizen of one of the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong SAR, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea Republic, Latvia Republic, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Kingdom.
How to transfer from Working Holidays Visa to Work Visa?
If you are already in Canada on a Working Holidays visa, you will have 6-12 months (depending on your citizenship). And here is your Step #1 – Be Smart and don’t waste your time on a non-essential stuff! Use the great opportunity to find a nice and reliable employer, who would want you to stay and work for the company longer. Then we will help you with Step #2 – to lead your employer through the complicated LMIA process. After that you will get our help with Step #3 – to switch your Working Holidays Visa to Work Visa. This strategy will allow you to immigrate to Canada as a skilled worker, to continue your career here and make money, and last but not least – you will get a chance to build your new life in Canada!