New resources for hiring foreign nationals

20 January 2021

We’ve streamlined information about hiring foreign nationals. Find all immigration requirements for hiring foreign nationals on the new Hiring Foreign Nationals web page. Information for foreign nationals themselves, including information for foreign nationals working during COVID-19, can be found on the Information for Foreign Nationals web page.

New Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) processing guidelines

Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC) now requires Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) applications to be submitted online. Ensure you read the updated tip sheet and follow the new guidelines on how to submit the application documents to Immigration Services.