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What coastal ports in Norway ship to Toronto, Canada? Disregard Oslo

My sister needs to ship choses in possession from Ikornnes (Western Norway) to Toronto (Canada) — like her pricey sofa, mattress, office chair — all made in Norway! Obviously it wastes fuel and ...
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How do I exempt Canadian tax from a good that arrives in Canada, way before my return to Ontario after > 7 days away?

Daughter is a Canadian citizen, but now in England. She shall not fly back to Canada until October 2022, at the earliest. To take advantage of a clearance sale in England — she bought a sofa made in ...
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UK and Canadian taxes

My son who is a Canadian citizen and pays Canadian taxes will be working in London UK for about 3 months. He will likely be making a little more than the basic personal allowance of £12,570. What is ...
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What's the cheapest way (to hire another person) to move furniture from Buffalo (NY) to Toronto (Canada)?

I must relocate just my expensive $3K USD office chair, which my employer bought for me. I kept — and can REuse — the manufacturer's original packaging. Rule out driving, crossing the border, and ...
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Required visa category

I want to join a postdoctoral position at Canada. In which category I should apply for visa study permit(from outside Canada) or work permit (from outside Canada)?? And approx how much time it will ...
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Canadian Citizen with Irish passport and summer job in UK - where to pay taxes?

My son has an 8 week summer job in the UK. He is Canadian but holds an Irish passport as well (due to grandparent's being Irish). I understand he can work in the UK without a visa due to his Irish ...
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Is there anything I need to do to adapt the Canadian Healthcare System as a new immigrant?

I will be moving to Mississauga, Ontario, in the near future with my kids. I heard that Canadian healthcare system is public and much better than any other nation. However, I might have to wait in the ...
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How to find a law firm that is verified by Quebec government?

I heard that there are only a few law firms that are verified by Quebec's government that can provide immigration support. Though there are many search results from Google, I still like to find the ...
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Dual citizen, can I leave the US with a different passport and be considered departed?

I am a dual citizen - Canada and Country B (a country in Asia that does not allow dual citizenship). I entered the US with an F1 visa on my passport from Country B. I took a leave from school and my ...
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How to get certified copies of Canadian ID documents while abroad?

I am trying to apply for Canadian citizenship for my Bolivian adopted daughter. The first step is to prove the Canadian citizenship of the parents and they ask for certified copies of ID and proof of ...
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Regarding My Revoked Passport

I have a Korean passport and I'm on 3 year PGWP. I'm planning to apply for PR in about 3 months after I gain my 2 year work experience in Canada. The thing is, I have a military duty back in Korea ...
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I took Celpip General test in 2021. My scores are: Speaking 8, Reading 8, Listening 8, Writing 7. What is my overall CLB score?

I'm confused about CLB scores. As, neither IRCC nor Celpip official websites do not have any information regarding my question. I cannot understand either I have CLB 7 or CLB 8 ?
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Student Visa inquiry - Canada

My wife is a Bangaladeshi who has a Bangaladesh passport whereas I am from Sri Lanka and I have a Sri Lankan passport .We are newly married and we reside in Colombo. My wife is considering applying ...
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Does my wife needs to take an IELTS test if I apply for an immigration PNP program to Canada?

I want to move to Canada from a non-English speaking country with my wife. Does my wife have to take an IELTS test if I were to apply for a PNP program to Canada?
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Best way forward for married veteran and caregiver couple to immigrate to Canada from US

Is there a path to permanent residency for a married couple (a disabled veteran, and his full-time caregiver wife) to move to Canada from the US? I've been over the Immigration and Citizenship pages ...
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Is running an online business (website, revenue by Google Adsense) a good option to immigrate to Canada as a self-employed person?

Asking for a friend. He runs an online business and has decent revenue per month for years. Is self-employed project a good choice for him to join Canada? He develops the code and writes the content ...
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Can B1B2 Visitor Visa Holder marry a person who has been waiting for her asylum interview in USA but alreday got her work permit and SSN

Hi Guys I am Permanent Resident of Canada ( Indian Passport Holder) living in British Columbia. My Girlfriend has been waiting for her asylum interview in USA but she already got her work permit and ...
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If someone has a Canadian PR, can he pay tuition fees at domestic rate?

Every Canadian tertiary institution maintains different rates for domestic students and international students for the payment of tuition fees. If someone has a Canadian PR (Permanent Residency), can ...
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Teaching in Canada

Asking for a friend. She is working in India as a teacher. She has qualification (Bachelor of Education) and Masters (MA History). She intends to immigrate to canada. What is the qualification of ...
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Applying for a Canadian work-visa, at what stage do I get a UCI? Is this a scam?

I had an emigration consultant offer to help me get a work visa for Canada (I work in IT). It ended up costing a lot more than he initially said (first he said it'll cost $700, he's asked for $3000 ...
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Traveling logistics for getting a TN-visa during COVID

I'm planning to switch jobs in the US as a Canadian, so I have to get a new TN visa for that. It's a time-sensitive offer, so I would need to travel to the YVR airport and get the visa there, before ...
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Working Remotely in Canada and get paid to a Canadian Bank

So under the Canadian law it is legal to work remotely in Canada while on Visitor Visa, the question I have is about one clause they have in the following rule, can I get paid from my foreign employer ...
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Does Canada Express Entry requires valid job offer and proof funds?

My wife, my 7 year old kid and I are thinking about migrating to Canada for a permanent residence. We have followed some initial steps and we might be eligible for Express Entry . According to their ...
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Beginner Digital Nomad-Visa for Canada

I’m confused. I want to stay in Canada for 3 to 6 months to get my online business going take a break from America and get other skills that I would learn online while there and maybe take a language ...
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Canada Express Entry - Date you first became qualified to practice in this occupation

I am applying for Express Entry in Canada as a Software Engineer (NOC 2173). In the website it says that this occupation usually requires a university degree. I am ok with that, I got my degree, but I ...
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Canadian PR - status change due to marriage?

I'm originally from the UK, and received permanent resident status in Canada back in 2018. This was through sponsorship of a common law partner. We recently got married - are there any documents (or ...
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Is it possible to get 'permanently stuck' on a Work Permit status in Canada without ever attaining PR?

(International experience class does not apply to me) Unlike countries such as France or Sweden that have naturalisation after X years (5 or 6) of legal residence, I understand that staying for a ...
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Proof of funds for work permit (Canada)

In applying for a Canadian work permit, a pre-requisite is that one has a job offer in Canada. One is also required to show proof of funds that they will be able to support themselves during their ...
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Application Canadian Work Permit without LMIA

I have 8 years of IT experience and reside outside of Canada (Indian Nationality). A Canadian company is willing to offer me a job. Should they require an LMIA to get me to Canada? Are there any ...
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Application Canadian Work Permit without LMIA [duplicate]

I have 8 years of IT experience and reside outside of Canada. A Canadian company is willing to offer me a job. Should they require an LMIA to get me to Canada? Are there any options for a work permit ...
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UK Student Visa and Boyfriend

I am applying for a UK Tier 4 student visa. I have been accepted to a University for a Master's program on a partial scholarship. I have a long term boyfriend that is a British citizen. The visa ...
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Canada Express Entry: Authorised to work?

I am applying for Express Entry to Canada, therefore I am also looking for a job there to increase my points and sustain myself when I move there. Many job applications ask "Are you legally ...
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Sibling's Canada PR Card for express entry validity and proofs

I and my wife are applying for Canada PR and it seems we can get extra 15 points if we show that our sibling has got PR. My wife's sibling got PR via express entry and she landed in Canada for ...
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A question about Chinese non-criminal record for Canadian work-permit [duplicate]

I am applying for a Canadian work permit from Pakistan. I stayed in China and have to provide a non-criminal record from China as well. The question I want to ask is that I let China 40 days after ...
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Canada PR with Job offer

Hi all fortunately I got an invite to apply for PR all thanks to additional points I was able to secure post job offer. I have applied for PR and hopefully within few months I will be able to move. ...
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Importing US bought car from Canada

Background: I bought a new car in the US in 2019. I moved from the US to Canada in 2020 and completed the export and import procedures needed to register the car in Canada. So currently, the car is ...
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Practical Minimal Cost of Living in Canada for a Single Indian person (Male) [closed]

I have couple of questions regarding the Cost Of living in Canada (Ontario Region). Please kindly note that, maximum cost saving is required in all possible ways. I can live without leisure life. Only ...
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Can I apply for a Canadian study Visa with an expired passport with assurance that I would get a renewed passport before I'm required to travel?

I cannot renew my passport early enough to meet the visa application deadline. Can I apply for study permit to Canada with an expired passport with guarantee of a new one before I'm required to travel?...
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Can I come to Canada 6 months before my college starts and get work here?

My flights got cancelled due to Covid-19 and I am thinking to defer classes to September intake. I want to fly as soon as flights open before it gets banned again.
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Need help with NOC code for Unix and Production Support duties | Canada Immigration

I need help with NOC code, In my present company I work more as application support engineer and also performing SRE responsibilities, I am confused between 2282/2281/2173/2171: My roles and ...
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Emergency insurance without clear residence of a country

I am German citizen (having official secondary residence there, I.e. an address) but haven’t lived there for ten years (no job and insurance). This is where I physically reside at the very moment. But ...
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UK Skilled Worker visa after Canada Tourist visa refusal

I am an Indian citizen working in Germany for 2 years and I hold a German residence permit. In Dec 2019, I applied for the Canada tourist visa which was refused for not having sufficient funds, family ...
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Getting a Canadian visa or pr 5 years after kicked out

I was an international student in Canada from 2014 to 2016. Unfortunately I was not able to complete my studies due to monetary and personal issues. I was told to leave Canada since I didn't complete ...
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Can I get a Canadian student visa with a passport with less than 6 months on it?

Can I get a Canadian student visa with a passport that is valid for less than 6 months? My study lasts 2 years and has a co-op term.
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Can I travel back to Canada on imminently expiring work permit?

It's kind of a strange situation, I'm currently working from Canada on an employer-specific work permit and it is going to expire in February 2021 along with the W-1 category visa, i.e both work ...
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Can a US citizen work remotely for a Canadian company? What are the legal, tax and immigration standards?

I am a US citizen, in the process of applying for a Canadian residence visa (I plan to move to Canada). Having a job offer in hand during the application process definitely would help my chances of ...
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NOC Code for Solution Engineer/Cloud Engineer 2173 or 2174?

I am not sure whether my current duties match Canada's NOC code 2173 or 2174. 2173: Software engineers and designers Software engineers and designers research, design, evaluate, integrate and maintain ...
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Is the living expense for a foreigner higher in Canada than in Germany?

Suppose, an international student goes abroad for a Ph.D. study with an aim to permanently reside there. This means he will not be eligible for the benefits offered by the government at least for 5 ...
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Consequences of informing bank about leaving country

I left USA in 2019, but did not inform Bank of America about this. I am currently in Canada, continue to operate my BoA account for payments, and have substantial balance in the bank account in US. I ...
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Why does Canada issue only Work Permit and not a Visa when you have applied for an extension of an old Work Permit from inside Canada?

When you apply for a Work Permit outside Canada, a Temporary Resident Visa is issued on your passport. Once you arrive at a port of entry, the Immigration officer issues a Work Permit. But when you ...
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