An applicant can qualify for the Quebec Skilled Worker category if they hold either a validated job offer in Quebec or achieve sufficient points on the Quebec Selection Grid.
The Quebec Immigration selection system for Quebec Skilled Workers is designed to indicate which applicants are likely to become economically established upon immigration to Quebec. Quebec Skilled Worker/Professional applicants intending to reside in Montreal or another city in the Province of Quebec are selected based upon a different set of criteria that applicants who wish to settle elsewhere in Canada.
Quebec has a number of immigration programs that allow qualifying people to become permanent residents of Canada. Because the federal government has granted Quebec far more discretion over immigration rules and procedures, Quebec’s immigration systems are considered differently than those of other provinces.
The PNP in Quebec is divided into three categories:
Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP)
Quebec Experience Class (PEQ)
The most popular among these is the Quebec Skilled Worker Program or the QSWP.
Quebec offers the Quebec Skilled Worker Program (QSWP)through which many immigration candidates apply to move to this Canadian province. The Quebec points calculator makes sure ensures only the right persons are selected under the program to move to Quebec. The Quebec Skilled Worker Program is for skilled workers who choose to move to Quebec and live there. Workers who meet the above-mentioned ability specifications and other criteria are admitted into this program.
A complete application received for the Quebec PNP under the Programme de l’expérience québécoise will be processed within 6 months.
Quebec Skilled Workers/Professionals Processing Fees are as follows:
The fees required must be paid in full, in Canadian currency only, by you or by a third party. These fees are non-refundable, even if your application is refused or rejected.
Visa Fee: $550 CAD for Principal Applicant and Spouse, $150 CAD for each kid.
Right to Permanent Resident Fee: $ 490 CAD for Principal Applicant and Spouse
In addition to the application fees the other fees applicable are for:
Quebec Processing time – Quebec PR is a two-stage process. The 1st stage is divided into three sub-stages as mentioned below: Quebec Skilled Worker has to undergo the below three sub-stages in the 1st stage.
The 2nd stage is a federal application process which includes submission of Police Clearance, Medicals, and Visa Stamping. After verification of documents, the average time required to complete the processing of a file is 12 months.