Frequently asked Questions
A processing fee of CDN $1,000 applies to each Labour Market Impact Assessment application (unless the application is made strictly in support of permanent residency). A CDN $100 Privilege Fee is also required.
The LMIA Online Portal is open to Canadian employers or third parties who want to submit an LMIA application online to Service Canada.
The Owner-Operator LMIA is processed through the Federal program for temporary foreign workers. Further, you can apply for PR through the Federal route, which means you’re free to settle in any fiefdom of your choice.
Why and How To Apply For LMIA Application?
LIMA Application (Labour Market Impact Assessment) helps candidates with a determined reach to get hired as temporary foreign workers (TFW). This comes within the classified class under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program. Your eligibility to apply for LIMA is meant for TFW, and no Canadian or PR is available to do the job. Its application process comes with the type of programs such as-
- High-wage workers
- Low-wage workers.
- Workers through the seasonal agrarian worker program
- Workers through the agricultural stream
- The application process and time taken depend on the LIMA application type.
|Global Talent Stream||9 business days|
|Agricultural stream||15 business days|
|Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program||5 business days|
|Permanent residence stream||22 business days|
|In-home caregivers||27 business days|
|High-wage stream||34 business days|
|Low-wage stream||37 business days|
Consult Entire Immigration to know more about LIMA (Labour Market Impact Assessment) Application. We will help with proper and purposeful support on LIMA processing with classified type.