Federal Self-Employed Program Canada

Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant in Toronto

Federal Self-Employed Program is designed to attract those applicants who intend and are able to become self-employed in Canada. To qualify for this program, applicants must have the relevant experience, intention and ability to make a significant contribution to the cultural or sporting life in Canada as artisans or as athletes at an international level.

Relevant Experience is defined as:

  • At least two years experience of participation in cultural activities or athletics at a world-class level;
  • At least two years experience of self-employment in cultural activities of athletics.

This is the list of qualifying activities for self-employed persons.

  • Authors and writers,
  • Creative and performing artists,
  • Musicians,
  • Painters,
  • Sculptors and other visual artists,
  • Technical support and other jobs in motion pictures,
  • Creative designers