Immigration Law

The Canadian federal and provincial governments are constantly updating their programs to ensure that Canadian immigration is successful, both for newcomers and for Canada. We specialize in all aspects of Canadian immigration and citizenship law, including but not limited to, the following:

Temporary Status

· Temporary Resident Visas (Tourism and business)
· Grandparents and Parents Super Visa
· Work permits supported by LMIAs, as well as all LMIA-exempt categories
· Labour Market Impact Assessments
· Study permits
· Student Visa
· Extension of stay as a visitor, student, or worker

Permanent Residence & Citizenship

· Express Entry – Federal Skilled Worker, Federal Skilled Trade, Canadian Experience Class
· Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) – International Graduate, Skilled worker or Entry Level Semi-Skilled Worker program (including various entrepreneur and investor programs)
· Spouse/common-law partner sponsorships, and other Family Class applications
· Self-Employed Persons, Entrepreneur immigration under the BC PNP
· Applications on humanitarian and compassionate grounds
· Permanent resident card applications and renewals
· Citizenship applications

Litigation Services and Enforcement Issues

· Appeals of loss of permanent resident status – residency obligation
· Appeals – Family Class (spousal or parents) sponsorship refusal
· Temporary resident permits to overcome criminal or other impediments to entry to Canada
· Citizenship appeals

We at Gilco Immigration are proud to be a part of the lives of many people who were able to fulfill their dream of moving to Canada, and you could be next! Contact Us for your further queries.