business people - Business people

People who come to do business under a free trade agreement like North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), Other Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) or General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) are considered as business people and are allowed to come and work in Canada.

The main categories under business people are as follows:
1North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

American and Mexican citizens who meet the general rules for temporary entry to Canada can obtain fast access to canada under NAFTA.

NAFTA allows that Employers in Canada can recruit an American or a Mexican business person without a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA).

The four main categories of business people under NAFTA are as follows:

– Business Visitors

– Professionals

– Intra-company transferee

– Traders and Investors

2Other Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)
3General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS)

How it works?

Application Portal