Canada eTA Resources

Canada eTA Resources

Women Are the Focus of the IRCC's Pilot Scheme

Updated: Dec 29, 2018 | Tags:: Canada Visa, Canada eTA, Canadian Refugee

Introduction The many barriers that newcomer women from the visible minority may face in Canada’s job market are now being addressed in a new pilot scheme. This really shows the Canadian government is fully committed to ensuring that newcomer women are sufficiently supported and receive the help they need. As a result, individuals will be able to use their experience and particular talents…

Canada Joins 160 Other Countries in a UN Global Compact on Migration

Updated: Dec 12, 2018 | Tags:: Canada eTA, Canada Visa, Canada Visa Processing

Introduction On December 10 in Marrakech, Morocco, world leaders gathered to adopt a program on Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration. This 'Global Compact' is the first cooperation framework to puts in place a means of protection for the 258 million refugees and displaced persons in the world. Indeed, 258 million is the current figure and 49% higher than in the year 2000, highlighting the…

The Express Entry Category B for Nova Scotia: Back by Popular Demand

Updated: Nov 27, 2018 | Tags:: Canada Visa, Canada eTA, Canada Electronic Travel Authorization, Canada Immigration

Introduction In Nova Scotia, new applicants for permanent residency have recently benefitted from the reopening of an Express Entry category. This category is one of four that migrants can use to enter Nova Scotia, allowing the province to nominate candidates within the Express Entry system for permanent settlement in Canada. However, this opportunity is only temporary. In fact, it began…

Developments for Canada's Biometrics Program and the Multi-Year Immigration Levels Plans

Updated: Nov 12, 2018 | Tags:: Canada Immigration, Canada Entry Requirements, Canadian Visa

Introduction Canada is embarking on an expansion program for biometric data in preparation for December 31, 2018. This is the date when people from certain countries, including the Americas, Asia and the Asia Pacific will be required to provide biometric data if they apply for a Canada visa to visit the country or apply for a work or study permit. It's important to note that biometric…

The Third Quarter of 2018 Sees Records for the Express Entry Scheme

Updated: Oct 22, 2018 | Tags:: Invitations to Apply (ITA), Canada Immigration, Canada Entry Requirements

Introduction 22,800 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) was the pinnacle achieved in 2018's 3rd quarter, with July and September producing the record high points. As part of Canada Immigration between July and September 2018, the Express Entry economic immigration system enjoyed a record number of invitations to those non-Canadians wishing to apply for Canada permanent residency. The Express…

How to update a Canadian eTA?

Updated: Dec 09, 2023 | Tags:: Update Canada eTA, Check Canada eTA Application

Once a Canada Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) has been issued it is not possible to update or change the application information. This includes changes to personal information, passport details, or any other data provided in the eTA application. However, there are other steps you can take depending on the nature of the updates needed.

Can a Canadian eTA be cancelled?

Updated: Jan 04, 2024 | Tags:: Cancel eTA Application, Canada eTA Status

Learning about the process of Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) cancellation in Canada can be complex. Whether it’s due to a change in travel plans, passport renewals, or other reasons, understanding the specifics of how and if an eTA can be cancelled is essential for any traveller. This article aims to provide a detailed exploration of the eTA cancellation process, including timelines, options,…

How long does an eTA last?

Updated: Dec 09, 2023 | Tags:: Canada eTA Duration, Canada eTA Status

Are you traveling to Canada? Make sure you understand Canada’s entry requirements before you apply for an eTA to visit. Do you know how long you can stay, and how many times you may enter the country? If you are planning a trip to Canada, you are probably going to apply for a visa or an eTA. An eTA, or Electronic Travel Authorization, is required for citizens of visa-exempt countries and legal residents…

Bright Prospects for Parents and Grandparents Looking to Settle in Canada

Updated: Sep 10, 2018 | Tags:: Canada Immigration, Canada Entry Requirements, Canada eTA

Introduction Every year in Canada, families wishing to bring their parents and grandparents into the country under Canada immigration laws are looking to sponsor these family members so they can be accepted into the country. The Canadian government is currently aiming to improve the application intake system for parents and grandparents to endorse a greater number of applications in this…

What are the rules of using a Canada eTA?

Updated: Jan 04, 2024 | Tags:: Canada eTA Rules, Canada Immigration

Travelling to Canada with an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) offers a more streamlined process than obtaining a visa, yet it's crucial to be aware of the specific rules and restrictions associated with this travel document. Being informed about what you can and cannot do with an eTA is key to maintaining its validity and ensuring a trouble-free stay in Canada.