Self - Employed

Pursue your passion and be your own boss with our Self-Employed Program.


The Self-Employed Program provides a pathway for individuals with experience in cultural activities, athletics, or farm management to immigrate to Canada and establish themselves as self-employed professionals. Whether you are an artist, athlete, or have expertise in farm management, our team of experienced consultants can guide you through the application process and help you achieve your dream of self-employment in Canada.

Why Choose Our Self-Employed Service

With our Self-Employed Service, you gain the advantage of expert guidance and support throughout the application process. Our team understands the unique requirements of the Self-Employed Program and can provide valuable assistance in showcasing your skills, experience, and potential contributions to Canada's cultural or athletic landscape. We are dedicated to helping you navigate the complexities of the program and maximize your chances of success.

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Minimum Requirements

To be eligible for the Self-Employed Program, you must:

  • Have relevant experience in cultural activities, athletics, or farm management that will allow you to be self-employed in Canada

  • Meet the selection criteria for self-employed individuals, which may include factors such as experience, intention, and ability to establish yourself in Canada

  • Demonstrate your ability to contribute significantly to cultural or athletic activities in Canada, or demonstrate your ability to create or maintain a farm in Canada

  • Meet the required language proficiency in English or French



Eligibility Assessment

We begin by evaluating your eligibility based on the program requirements, taking into account your experience, skills, and intentions.


Document Preparation

We assist you in compiling the necessary documents to support your application, including evidence of relevant experience, language proficiency, and other supporting materials.


Business Plan Development

If required, we help you develop a comprehensive business plan that demonstrates your ability to be self-employed in Canada and contribute to its cultural or athletic activities or farm management.


Application Submission

We assist with the completion and submission of your Self-Employed Program application, ensuring accuracy and completeness.


Post-Submission Support

Our support continues after the application is submitted. We provide updates on your application status, address any inquiries from immigration authorities, and offer guidance throughout the process.

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