As per the Citizenship & Immigration Canada (CIC), the aim of its Federal Business Immigration/Investor Scheme is to encourage economic growth & employment across the country, via drawing investors, capitalists/industrialists, besides self-employed persons from outside the nation’s territories with venture assets, business expertise, not to mention capitalist/industrial expertise.
Further, the said scheme also aims to expand fresh profit-making opportunities and boost access to the fast growing overseas markets, via rolling-out red-carpet welcome to those who know not only those markets but their particular needs & background as well.
People having business/executive background and moderately high net-worth can file a petition for a Canada Immigration (Permanent Resident) Permit, through the Canada Business Immigration Scheme in one of these four sub-classes:
Entrepreneur Start-Up Permit Scheme: To be accepted as an entrepreneur, the aspirants ought to lock funds & backing from a chosen national investment group. For this, they should have a plan for an exclusive business to be launched in the Maple Leaf Country.
Immigrant Investor Scheme: With a view to make the cut, as an investor, the candidate should possess a disposable worth of not less than 1.6 million Canadian Dollars, possess decision-making experience even as they should be all set to make a passive investment of 800,000 Canadian Dollars (administration-guaranteed).
Self-Employed Persons Scheme: With a view to make the grade, as a self-employed individual, the candidate should be ready and in a position to support not only himself but also any dependents with self-employed earnings.
Entrepreneur Scheme: With a view to be accepted, as an entrepreneur, the aspirant should have a disposable worth of not less than 300,000 Canadian Dollars, and be ready & in a position to set-up, invest in or get hold of a business in the country which will generate or sustain employment therein.
PLEASE NOTE: The Federal Investor Immigration Scheme is closed at the present.