Federal Skilled Worker (FSW) Program
Federal Skilled Worker applications are assessed based on an applicant's ability to become economically established upon immigration to Canada.
Federal Skilled Worker (FSW) applications are processed through the Express Entry immigration selection system for immigration to Canada.
Eligibility Criteria for the Federal Skilled Worker program
In order to be eligible for a Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Visa, Federal Skilled Worker applicants must: 1)Have at least one year of continuous full-time or equivalent paid work experience in the past 10 years in a skilled occupation (National Occupational Classification skill lever 0, A or B); or 2Qualify for Arranged Employment In Canada with a Labour Market Impact Assessment
Learn more about how the application process works so that you can know what to expect from the very first step to the moment you land in Canada as a Permanent Resident.You can also learn more information about the Federal Skilled Worker Program in our Federal Skilled Workers FAQ.
Quebec Skilled Worker Immigration
If you intend to reside in Montreal or in another city in the province of Quebec, please click to learn more about the Quebec Skilled Worker Program.