Quebec Skilled Worker
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The Provincial Nominee Program is one of the ways to obtain a Canadian permanent residency, at MCIS we provide you with all you need in order to apply for this class. You can fill out our free evaluation form and we will assess your eligibility for this class. Here some information about this program and this province:
Quebec has a special agreement with the Government of Canada on immigration. The province has its own rules for choosing immigrants who will adapt well to living there.
To apply as a skilled worker in Quebec, you must:
- Apply to the Quebec government for a Certificat de sélection du Québec (CSQ), then
- Apply to Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) to become a permanent resident of Canada.
To qualify for a Quebec Selection Certificate, Skilled Worker / Professional applicants must score enough points under the Quebec Immigration selection system below. A single applicant must score at least 49 points based on the criteria below. An applicant with a spouse or common-law/conjugal partner must score at least 57 points.
Up to an additional 6 points may be awarded upon the interview for Adaptability. With these points awarded, a single applicant must score a minimum of 55 points. An applicant with a spouse or common-law/conjugal partner must score at least 63 points.
Points are awarded for a variety of attributes, including but not limited to: work experience, education, language proficiency, age, and adaptability. In addition, the program will accept a maximum of 6,500 applications from skilled workers with no job offer. As of Monday, April 14, approximately 800 applications have already been received.