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Changes to the LMIA (Labour Market Impact Assessment)

Posted on November 26th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, Working Internationally. Comments Off on Changes to the LMIA (Labour Market Impact Assessment)

 

Today our lead recruiter, Henry spoke with Stanley Leo (sleo@canadavisalaw.com), Immigration Lawyer with Lowe & Company (www.canadavisalaw.com) about changes that Service Canada recently made to the LMIA application process.

LMIA stands for Labour Market Impact Assessment and it is one of the main avenues used by employers seeking to obtain a Canadian work permit for a … Read More »

Major Changes to Make Labour Market Opinions More Difficult to Obtain

Posted on August 6th, by Lougie in Recruitment. Comments Off on Major Changes to Make Labour Market Opinions More Difficult to Obtain

 

Since Mr. Jason Kenney became Minister of Employment and Social Development in July 2013, immigration law practitioners have been anticipating dramatic changes in the Labour Market Opinion (“LMO”) system administered by Service Canada. Those changes were revealed today.

Highlights:

Processing fees are now in effect: $275 per position. If you are a major employer with multiple positions … Read More »