Extension of public policy allowing Visitors to apply for work permits inside Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic
A temporary public policy that allows Visitors (Foreign Nationals) to apply for and receive a work permit without having to leave Canada will be extended to August 31, 2021. The criteria will also be modified to allow any visitor who has a valid job offer to apply for an employer-specific work permit, regardless of the date they initially entered Canada.
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