December 20, 2010
NEWSLETTER

OUR OFFICES
Montreal – Head Office
2200 McGill College Avenue, Suite 320
Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3A 3P8
Tel: (514) 499-1170
Fax: (514) 499-1063
Email: info@canadaiip.com
Website: www.canadaiip.com


We also have representatives in:
Dubai
Tehran
Iran
Beijing
Hong Kong
Guangzhou
Shanghai
Vancouver
NEW ON CANADAIIP.COM
We are pleased to announce that our website has a new Marketing section available exclusively to our members. We have made available multiple printable leaflets that explain and describe both the Federal and Quebec Immigration Investor Program.

Our members have exclusive access to our promotional material, fillable forms, etc.

If you are not yet a member, take a few minutes and create your account at:
http://www.canadaiip.com/en/my-account/

UPDATES MICC
Further to the meeting with the MICC last week, we were advised of the following:
  • As of February 2, 2011, there will be a new Application for Selection Certificate - Investor. We will advise you as soon as it is available.

  • Further to our Newsletter of November, we would like to advise you that the MICC has now announced that the Regulation on Immigration Consultants Practicing in Quebec, will be retroactive.  Therefore, as of February 2, 2011 if the consultant is not recognized under the Regulation, the MICC will contact the immigrant directly and send a copy to the financial intermediary.  

In addition, there will be a new form for the Recognized consultants to submit with each application. We will advise you as soon as it is available.

MICC FEES WILL INCREASE

Fees levied by the MICC will be increased

As of January 1, 2010, all fees levied by the MICC will be increased.

Please consult the table below for the new fee schedule.

The fees which are payable in Canadian currency only must be paid in full at the time the application is dropped off or mailed. These fees are not reimbursed, even in the event your application is refused.

Fees in effect
 
Until
December 31,
2010

As of
January 1,
2011

Permanent worker
Principal applicant
C$390
C$395
Spouse or de facto spouse
C$150
C$152
Each dependent child
C$150
C$152
 
Entrepreneur
Principal applicant
C$950
C$962
Spouse or de facto spouse
C$150
C$152
Each dependent child
C$150
C$152
 
Self-employed worker (businesspeople)
Principal applicant
C$950
C$962
Spouse or de facto spouse
C$150
C$152
Each dependent child
C$150
C$152
 
Investor 
Principal applicant
C$3850
C$3899
Spouse or de facto spouse
C$150
C$152
Each dependent child
C$150
C$152
Temporary worker
C$175
C$177

These fees do not include charges by the Canadian government   to process an application for permanent residence or application for a work   permit.

2010 ANNUAL REPORT
2010 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration

Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) tabled in Parliament on November 1st the 2010 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration, which includes the 2011 Immigration Levels Plan. They intend to welcome between 240,000 and 265,000 new permanent residents in 2011.  To read a copy of CIC's 2010 Annual Report to Parliament on Immigration, please visit: http://www.cic.gc.ca/english/resources/publications/annual-report2010/index.asp.


The Industrial Alliance Securities Immigration Investor Program Team would like to thank you for your continued support and wish you and your family a wonderful Holiday Season.

We look forward to continuing to provide you with quality services and the essential tools for
success in the New Year.

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