- Canada launched a pilot program that aims to streamline the work permit process for Canadian employers seeking to recruit workers from the Philippines
The government of Canada launched a new pilot program with the Philippines on October 19, 2023. The pilot program is intended to streamline the work permit process for Canadian employers seeking to recruit workers from the Philippines in critical occupation sectors such as healthcare, construction, and agri-food. Employers will be permitted to schedule group appointments for medical examinations and biometrics.
What are the Changes?
The Canadian government launched a new pilot program to simplify the application process for Canadian employers looking to hire Philippines nationals for specific roles.
The government recommended that interested employers contact Canada’s Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship office via email.
Continue to check the government of Canada’s website for the latest updates and information.
Written by: Jessie Butchley, Global Immigration Writer, Envoy Global
Source: Government of Canada