Now Open: New Pathway to PR for Essential Workers and International Student Graduates Currently in Canada

Lisa C. Citizenship & Immigration, Updates

Today, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship (IRCC) has officially launched the new pathway to permanent residence for eligible essential workers and international graduates from a Canadian institution.

Interested? Follow these three steps to get prepared!
  1. Use the eligibility tool to make sure that you can apply.
  2. Get ready to apply by reading the Instruction Guide for important information about how to complete the application, fees and how to apply.
  3. Create your account and document checklist. Portal to launch on May 6, 2021, at 12:00 p.m. EDT.

More details are available on IRCC’s official website: Temporary public policies: Temporary resident to permanent resident pathway – How to apply –

IRCC will accept applications until November 5, 2021, or until a stream has reached.