Original language test results will no longer be mandatory for some immigration programs
Connect with us

Immigration Announcement

Original language test results will no longer be mandatory for some immigration programs

Austin Campbell

Published

on

Canada Language Test results will no longer be mandatory for some Immigration Programs

The immigration department of Canada has issued clarifications about language test requirements for the Start-up Visa Program and the other regional pilots. Four Canadian immigration programs will now be accepting copies of language test results in case you cannot provide the original documents.

Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has asserted that they are going to accept copies of language tests for the following programs:

  • Atlantic Immigration Pilot (AIP)
  • Agri-Food Pilot (AFP)
  • Rural Northern Immigration Pilot (RNIP)
  • Start-up Visa Program

Prospective candidates who want to apply for Canadian immigration must fulfill the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) requirements that are specified for each program. You have to score well in listening, reading, speaking, and writing. All the skill sets have 12 levels each.

Atlantic Immigration Pilot

The Atlantic Immigration Pilot Program, a fast-track immigration program, is available for foreigners who hold job offers in any of the four Atlantic Provinces: Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador.

See also  Ukrainians under the CUAET Program No Longer Eligible for Canadian Entry

Agri-Food Pilot

Advertisement

The Agri-Food Pilot is targeted at foreigners who are planning to work in specific professions in Canada’s agri-food sector. Eligible candidates should have full-time job offers in greenhouse production, meat processing, harvesting, and farm supervisor positions.

Rural Northern Immigration Pilot

The Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot is ideal for foreigners who are looking to settle in one of the participating communities. Nine participating communities are accepting applications from eligible candidates at the moment. They need a CLB of at least 4.

Start-up Visa Program

The Start-up Visa Program is perfect for foreign entrepreneurs who are looking forward to starting a business in Canada. The language requirement is at least CLB 5 in all areas.

Advertisement
Continue Reading
Advertisement
Advertisement

Advertisement

PNP Draws & Updates

DateProvinceInvitations
Prince Edward Island April 466 invitations
British ColumbiaApril 489 invitations
British ColumbiaApril 383 invitations
British ColumbiaMarch 26126 invitations
ManitobaMarch 26179 invitations
Check Out the Full List of PNP Draws➜

Facebook

Advertisement

Recent Express Entry Draws

DrawNumber Of InvitationsMinimum CRS Points
293 (STEM)4500491
292 (All Program)1280549
291(French)1500388
290 (All Program)1980524
289(Transport Occupations)975430
All Express Entry Draw Results ➜

Advertisement

Trending Searches