PR Card & Citizenship

The most common reasons that people choose to leave their home countries and immigrate to an unknown land is due to economic reasons. To be able to provide and build a better more successful future for themselves and their loved ones! 

So why should you choose Canada? 

1. Economic opportunity

​Canada's strong and stable economy holds the second highest standard of living amongst G-20 countries. Canada is the second largest country in the world and has a wealth of natural resources. With high employment rates and low annual inflation, this means the sky is the limit!

2. Highly quality of life

Multiculturalism is the essence of life in Canada. Freedom is the foundation of life and Canada actively promotes equal opportunity for all, in all areas of life.​ Not only is Canada a safe and quiet country to settle but it also offers excellent health care benefits to its citizens and residents.

More than 1 in 5 people in Canada are foreign born that came to Canada through Immigration 

I want to move to Canada but don't know where to start? 

Have you browsed other Immigration sites and even read all the information you could find on the government of Canada website? Are you still unclear of how the rules apply to you and what is the best way to achieve your immigration goals? You might even be qualified under different programs but you are not sure what the next step should be! There are countless of stories going around of honest, hard working people being scammed and tricked by imposters who make golden promises of life in Canada which turn out to be false hopes. We understand the tricky road to immigration and can answer all your questions of where you fit, how to apply, how long it’s going to take, and how much it’s going to cost.

Nilak Immigration is here to make things more efficient for you with the expertise of our regulated immigration consultant. We are held by the rules of our profession and regulated by the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council  so you can rest assured of our continued professional and honest conduct. We take personal pride in our clients and their success is our success. By considering your specific situation and goals we will tailor an immigration path that enable you to solidify your Canadian dreams. We will explain exactly what your options are and what action you need to take to move forward on your journey. 

If you are ready to take the next step and pursue your dreams into reality without further confusion, book an appointment with our immigration professional. 

What does Permanent Residency actually mean?

To be a Permanent Residence in Canada allows you to live and work anywhere in almost any occupation of your choosing. This is the first step to achieving Canadian Citizenship. 

 

Permanent Residence 

  • Work in almost every occupation 

  • Live and work everywhere in Canada

  • Guaranteed entry to Canada with valid PR card

  • Must live in Canada 2 out of every 5 years

  • Hold passport and citizenship of original country

  • Cannot vote or run for political office

  • Can be deported for criminal convictions

Permanent Residence 

  • Work in almost every occupation 

  • Live and work everywhere in Canada

  • Guaranteed entry to Canada with valid PR card

  • Must live in Canada 2 out of every 5 years

  • Hold passport and citizenship of original country

  • Cannot vote or run for political office

  • Can be deported for criminal convictions

To be able to apply for citizenship as a Permanent Resident:

  • Reside in Canada as a PR for 3 out of 5 years

  • If between 18-54 years of age:

    • Must have filed income taxes for each of those 3 years

    • Meet the language requirements

    • Pass citizenship test

    • Take the Oath of Citizenship

TIPs! 

  • PR cards will NOT be issued outside of Canada. If you are traveling internationally be sure your PR card does NOT expire.

  • You can renew your PR card indefinitely, as long as you meet the minimum residency requirements

  • Instagram