You may be able to immigrate to Canada if you are an investor, entrepreneur, or self-employed.
Self-employed persons in the arts and entertainment industry can use this category. They usually need to show that their business has a cultural, farming or athletic value to Canada.
Investors or entrepreneurs often have to prove that, for two of the 5 previous years, they:
- had a "Qualifying business";
(valid as of 2007)
Note that not all of the above requirements may apply to your business. We do not recommend you do your own assessment. Our lawyers can easily help determine your enterprise's particular requirements and whether it can be the basis of your immigration application to Canada.