Immigration merely does not mean applying for a visa. The process does not end here. While applying for a visa, many important aspects are considered such as the place of work and residence, the profession you are into and so on. An architect immigrating to Canada has to ensure the above and has to qualify under a certain criteria (at times based on the country of origin). For instance, it is simpler if you are an architect from the US to get registered and licensed in Canada compared to others. This is because of the mutual ties between both the countries.
The most important facet is the place of residence which is of utmost importance. You must contact the Provincial and Territorial Associations of the Architects, the websites of which are mentioned below:
Apart from you own researching and becoming self aware about the various aspects, you must also contact a seasoned Immigration and Visa specialist who can further guide you with the process.