Canada eTA Resources

Canada eTA Resources

Fast-Track Visa to Boost Canada's Global Skills Strategy

Published on: Jun 15, 2017 | Tags: Canada Entry Requirements, Canada Visa

Canada's fast-track visa program officially launched on June 12th but the news first broke in November 2016 as part of the Government's budget update. Now that Canada has officially launched the fast-track visa program, it's set to play a valuable part in the Government's Global Skills Strategy. The program has the overall goal of helping Canadian businesses to attract high-quality global…

Canada eTA Update Spring 2017

Published on: May 30, 2017 | Tags: Canada eTA, Canada Visa

Canada Unveils New Tourism Plan The Candian government has unveiled a "New Tourism Vision", a 20-point plan aiming to boost tourism numbers by 30 percent by the year 2021. The plan lays out a comprehensive strategy for affecting the desired change, based on the three pillars of marketing, access, and product. Amongst the multitude of planned changes is some developments…

Significance of the Canada eTA Program

Published on: Sep 25, 2015 | Tags: Canada eTA, Canadian eTA, Canada Electronic Travel Authorization, Canada Entry Requirements, Canada eTA Eligibility

Amendments made to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act through the Jobs and Growth Act enhance the safety and security of Canadians and strengthen the integrity of the immigration program by introducing the requirement that foreign nationals obtain an electronic travel authorization (eTA) before entering Canada. The eTA program is a key component of the Perimeter Security and Economic…