KIS Migration Blog

Read more about Canadian immigration updates, policies and processes

canadian exit information

New Canadian Exit Information System

The federal government is currently implementing a new Canadian exit information system to collect basic biographical data (full name, date of birth, gender, nationality, travel

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Enforcement and Appeal

How to Take Charge of Your Medical Inadmissibility?

Mrs. Katharina Kontaxis, RCIC wrote a recent article on overcoming medical inadmissibility entitled “How to Take Charge of Your Medical Inadmissibility”, which was published at

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Temporary Residence

Visa from India – Temporary Resident Visa

How to increase the success rate of obtaining a temporary resident visa from India In response to Immigration Refugees Citizenship Canada’s news release regarding the launch

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Permanent Residence

Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program – Update

Since the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program introduced the Alberta Express Entry Stream in June 2018, the Government of Alberta sent 12 Notification of Interest (NOI)

Francophone Immigration – Welcoming Communities

Francophone Immigration – Welcoming Communities

The Government of Canada launched a new Francophone Immigration Strategy to increase francophone immigration, support integration and retention of French-speaking newcomers, and strengthen the capacity

Access to Justice - Do It Yourself Client
Access to Justice

Access to Justice – Do It Yourself Client

Mrs. Katharina Kontaxis, RCIC wrote a recent article on access to justice entitled “Legal Research Tips for the DIY Client”, which was published at

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot

Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot

Background As most immigrants prefer to settle in metropolitan areas (e.g. Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal), rural and northern communities struggle with economic growth. Hence, Immigration,

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Permanent Residence

Parents and Grandparents Sponsorship – Update

(La version française suit la version anglaise) Would you like to sponsor your parents or grandparents in 2019? On December 10, 2018, Immigration, Refugees and

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Enforcement and Appeal

Impaired Driving Laws – Impact on Non-Canadians

Canada’s New Impaired Driving Bill and its Impact on Temporary Residents and Permanent Residents Definition Impaired driving is the criminal offence of operating a motor vehicle while being