Canada Start Up Visa

Overview - Canada Immigration for Entrepreneurs

The Canada Start-Up Visa Program gives immigrant entrepreneurs the avenue to start businesses that are innovative and invent jobs in Canada and compete globally.

Today, Immigration has become the major source for improving Canada's economy. Canada as a constant inflow of immigrants, the countries have started to look at it as one of the generators of longtime profit. Among all the whole group of immigrants, the category of the entrepreneurs is such who have the power of making an immediate constructive contribution to the nation as they arrive. Considering this fact, the countries have started broadening their measures to increase the inflow of people wanting to migrate as investors. Canada which has always been a liked destination of the immigrants has also taken steps in this direction.

Canada Entrepreneurs Start-Up Visa scheme connects immigrant entrepreneurs with private sector groups in the country that have good working experience with start-ups and can provide necessary resources.

Essential Requirements

You must possess the following before you can be eligible for a start-up visa for a business venture:

  • Have sufficient settlement funds
  • You must have a proof that a recognized investor organization supports your business idea
  • Meet the education requirements
  • Meet the language requirements
  • Must have at least two years of a specific business experience

Support from recognized Canadian venture, capital funds, angel investor groups or business incubators.

  • Excellent skill in either English or French communication.
  • One year completion of study at a post-secondary institution.
  • Sufficient amount of money to settle and provide for the cost of living before you earn any income.
  • Another requirement for every applicant is that he or she must be able to pass the security and medical checks
  • Lastly, every applicant for a start-up visa must be able to meet other requirements of the immigration regulations.

Minimum Investments Required

Applicants with support from a recognized Canadian angel investor group must secure a minimum investment of $75,000.

Applicants with support from a recognized Canadian venture capital fund must secure a minimum investment of $200,000.

Applicants can request for support from below recognized Canadian business incubator programs:

  • GrowLab
  • Communitech
  • Innovacorp
  • Toronto Business Development Centre
  • Innovate Calgary

Visa Fee and Processing Time

There are few things for which the immigrant needs to pay; these are visa processing fee. Below are the mandatory fees which every immigrant must pay.

Principal applicant - $1,050

Each family member age 19 or older - $550

Each member of the family under age 19 who is married or in a common-law relationship - $550

Each member of the family under age 19 who is unmarried and not in a common-law relationship - $150

The right of Permanent Residence Fee - $490/member

Why Invest in Canada?

Canada gives a range of business opportunities to be successful. Canada has a tremendous impressive reputation as an investment destination. There are many reasons for these. Some of them are:

  • Stable Democratic and political nation
  • Strong economic credentials
  • Business-friendly regulatory environment
  • Highly skilled and multilingual workforce
  • Strategic location
  • Excellent quality of life
  • The strong financial services sector

Opulentus Fees, Cost, and Refund Policy

As Immigration Consultant, Opulentus offers competitive fee which is best in the Immigration Industry. We processed over a lakh of active cases from all over the world at a given time, thanks to our state-of-the-art processing center. With Opulentus, you get the best hands at the best prices. Standard prices are charged across all our offices. We ensure that besides company offers and promotions, you will not be demanded or asked to pay a higher or lower price. The company determines prices and remain the same for all clients, offices, and cases

Opulentus services

  • Expert guidance on the complete process
  • Documentation (this defers from country to country)
  • Checklist of Document stage-wise and help with requisites and choices after the signed copy of service agreement has been received
  • Provision of documents samples
  • We also correspond with the department on your behalf whenever there is a need for it
  • Support you in scheduling interview date with the embassy
  • Mock visa interviews

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