Canada immigration and Australia immigration statistics reveal that the numbers of immigrants are on the rise every year. This is because Canada and Australia are the two highly sought-after destinations by immigrants and professionals globally. Millions of aspirants apply for the Canada PR Visa and Australia PR Visa annually.
The Permanent Resident or PR status permits people to settle and work in a foreign nation for an indefinite period. It also provides several benefits and perks. You can live in your dream nation permanently with a PR Visa.
A Permanent Resident Visa is a kind of permit that authorizes you to settle and work in a nation permanently along with your family. Once PR Visa holders fulfill specific criteria, they can obtain Citizenship as well.
The Canada PR Visa offers you the right to reside and work in Canada by offering the status of a Permanent Resident. You have to submit the Visa application with the IRCC.
Some of the most popular Canada PR Visa pathways are:
The Australia PR Visa offers you the opportunity to become a Permanent Resident of the nation. After staying for 3 years on the PR Visa you can apply for the Citizenship of Australia.
Australia PR Visa has three categories:
|Age of the applicant (25-33 years)||30 points|
|Work experience of a skilled worker (8 to10 years - outside of Australia)||15 points|
|Work experience of a skilled worker (8 to 10 years - within Australia)||1435|
|Parts-persons and Storekeepers||20 points|
|English Language Proficiency ( 8 bands)||20 points|
|State Sponsorship for Australia immigration (190 Visa)||5 points|
|Educational credentials for Permanent Residency (Doctorate Degree)||20 points|
|Skills niche in Australia||10 points|
|Skilled Partner or Spouse (for Permanent Residence)||10 points|
|Skilled Partner or Spouse with fine English Language Proficiency (for Permanent Residence)||5 points|
|Community language Accreditation (for Work Visa and Permanent Resident status)||5 points|
For being successful in your Canada immigration under the Express Entry program, you must first file a profile through the FSW – Federal Skilled Worker Class. For this, you have to secure at least 67 out of the 100 points to fulfill the eligibility criteria.
The maximum points that you can obtain for various factors are:
|Age||12 points Maximum|
|Education||25 points Maximum Education must correspond to the completion of a High School Diploma in Canada and must be attested by an ECA -Educational Credentials Assessment|
|Language Proficiency||28 points Maximum (French and/or English) The least score for FSW is equal to the CLB - Canadian Language Benchmark of Level 7|
|Work Experience||15 points Maximum You must have at least of 12 months of skilled work experience, full-time or a corresponding sum in part-time experience. Your occupation must be listed in NOC - National Occupation Classification in either Skill Level B, A, or 0.|
|Adaptability||10 points Maximum|
|Arranged employment||10 points Additional (not compulsory)|
|Documents Required For PR Visa in 2021|
|National ID Proof||Valid passport|
|Educational Transcripts||Medical report|
|IELTS Score Card||Proof of funds|
|Travel History Documents||Employment Pass (Authorization) Document|
|Medical Certificate||IELTS result|
|Police Certificate||ECA report|
|SkillSelect Report||Police Clearance Certification|
|English Language Test Report|
You have to follow the steps given below to apply for Canada PR Visa:
Step 1: Confirm if you are qualified for Express Entry Program. Your profession must be included in the NOC list. You have to secure at least 67 points out of 100 for qualifying to submit the application.
Step 2: Obtain your ECA report from WES Canada
Step 3: Take a Language Exam (French or English or both)
Step 4: Assemble all the required documents
Step 5: Create a profile in Express Entry on the IRCC portal
Step 6: Apply for the chosen Canada immigration Program
Step 7: Obtain an ITA - Invitation to Apply
Step 8: Offer the extra documents within 60 days
Step 9: Obtain your Police and Medical clearance certificates
Step 10: Get the PR Visa to immigrate to Canada!
Step 1: Confirm if you fulfill eligibility criteria for Australia immigration under each subclass. Check your occupation on the Skilled Occupation List. You must secure at least 65 points on the Points Grid.
Step 2: Obtain your skill assessment from the VETASSESS
Step 3: Take a Test for Language (IELTS, TOEFL, PTE)
Step 4: Assemble all the necessary documents
Step 5: Upload your EOI - Expression of Interest on Skill Select Portal
Step 5: Obtain an ITA - Invitation to Apply for Australia PR Visa
Step 6: Present your concluding PR application within a period of 60 days
Step 7: Obtain your Police and Medical clearance certificates
Step 8: Get the PR Visa to immigrate to Australia!
The fee for Canada PR Visa is INR 56,000 for individuals above the age of 18 years.
|Roughly INR 1,95,000||Independent Applicant|
|Around INR 95,180||Dependant Applicant|
|INR 48,000||Applicants below 18 years of age|
The processing time for Canada PR Visa is around 6 to 12 months while for Australia PR Visa it is 8 to 12 months.
There are different categories of Visas based on your purpose of visit and the intended nation of visit. The most common types of Visas are:
|Business Visa||Employment Visa|
|Student Visa||Non-Immigrant Visa|
|Visitor Visa||Tourist Visa|
|Medical Visa||Temporary Resident Visa|
The requirements that you must fulfill to become a citizen of Canada are:
The fee for Canadian Permanent Residence is the fee payable by applicants of Canada PR status once they receive the Provisional Residence Permit. You are not given the status of Permanent Resident till you make payment of this fee. It is also known as the Right of Permanent Residence Fee – RPRF.
The FSWP of Canada is for overseas workers having appropriate work experience, age, education, and language skills and is selected in the Express Entry Program. The chosen candidates will be offered the Canada Work Permit and can apply for the Canada PR Card.
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