IRCC updated the list of occupations for which a TRV requires a medical exam


On February 3, 2021, Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), has updated the list of occupations for which a temporary residence applicant must submit an immigration medical examination. The list includes:

  • workers in health science settings
  • clinical laboratory workers
  • patient attendants in nursing and geriatric homes
  • medical students admitted to Canada to attend university
  • medical electives and physicians on short-term locums
  • workers in primary and secondary school settings and workers in child-care settings
  • domestics
  • workers who give in-home care to children, the elderly and the disabled
  • day nursery employees.