Start-Up Visa Support

About Canada’s Start-Up Visa

Canada’s Start-Up Visa is the first of its kind in the world. It is a government-backed initiative that aims to attract innovative and talented entrepreneurs from around the world and links them with experienced private sector organization that have the expertise in working with startup. Unlike other countries, successful candidates of this program will be able to immediately apply for permanent residence if they secure a commitment from a designated private sector organization.

Complete Service Package

Prices are determined on a case-by-case bases starting at $235,000.00 USD (Two Hundred and Thirty-Five Thousand United States Dollars only)

Why choose Canada’s Start-Up Visa entry route?

The Start-Up Visa Program reflects Canada’s commitment to innovation and its desire to attract entrepreneurial talent that can contribute significantly to the country’s economic landscape. By offering permanent residency and a supportive ecosystem for start-ups, it sets a unique and appealing proposition for international entrepreneurs.

Our country boasts a thriving start-up ecosystem with access to world-class mentors, investors, and resources. By choosing Start-Up Visa, you’ll gain exposure to a supportive network that will help accelerate your entrepreneurial journey.

Forbes magazine rates Canada as the best country in the G-20 with which to do business. Canada has the strongest fiscal position in the G-7 and among the best prospect in the G-20.

Canada offers a low-cost and low-tax environment so your business can thrive. Canada’s overall tax rate on new business investment is significantly lower than that of other G-7 countries. KPMG ranks Canada as the most tax-competitive country in the G-7.

Canada offers a winning environment for research and innovation, including world-leading research and development(R&D) infrastructure, scientific talent, and innovation incentives. Combined federal and provincial credits can return to foreign investors, on average, up to 3 percent of their R&D investment in Canada.

Canada provides a great backdrop for the success of individuals, families, and globally engaged companies. According to the world bank in 2011, Canadians enjoyed nearly the highest standard of living in the G-20. Canada is home to a highly educated, flexible, and multicultural work force.

We understand the importance of time when starting a business. With Start-Up Visa, the visa application process is simplified and expedited, ensuring you can quickly get started on realizing your entrepreneurial dreams.

As a Start-Up Visa holder, you may be eligible for financial support through grants, investments, or funding programs specifically designed to assist innovative start-ups. We’ll guide you through the available options and help secure the resources you need to kick-start your venture.

By successfully establishing and growing your start-up within our borders, you may have the opportunity to transition to permanent residency. We value the contributions of entrepreneurs and want to provide a supportive environment for your long-term success.

How to Qualify

A qualifying business meets the following conditions

At the time you get a commitment from a designated organization:

  • Each applicant holds 10% or more of the voting rights attached to all shares of the corporation outstanding at that time (up to 5 people can apply as owners)
  • Applicants and the designated organization jointly hold more than 50% of the total voting rights attached to all shares of the corporation outstanding at that time

At the time you receive your permanent residence:

  • You provide active and ongoing management of this business from within Canada
  • An essential part of the operations of the business happens in Canada
  • this business is incorporated in Canada

Have a letter of support from a designated organization

A letter of support is given to the applicant by the designated angel investor group or venture capital fund. It is proof that they will support your business idea.

To apply for the Start-up Visa Program, your business idea or venture must get the support of one or more of the designated organizations listed below:

  • Venture capital funds
  • Angel investor groups
  • Business incubator

Designated organizations are business groups that are approved to invest in or support possible start-ups through the Start-up Visa Program.

Organizations choose which business proposals to review. Each organization has its own intake process for proposals and criteria used to assess them. For example, you may be asked to present your business concept in person or submit a detailed business plan.

If an organization decides to review your business idea, it’ll assess the potential of your proposal and whether or not it’ll succeed.

If an organization chooses to support your business idea, it’ll give you a Letter of Support. Getting you the Letter of Support is our service.

Meet the Language Requirement

The ability to communicate and work in English or French. Ability in both languages will help your business succeed in Canada.

You must take a language test from an approved agency and include the results with your application, or we won’t process it.
You must meet the minimum level of the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 5 in either English or French in all of these four areas:

  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Listening
  • Writing

Have enough money to settle and live in Canada

You must have enough money to settle and live in Canada before you make money from your business as the government of Canada does not give financial support to new Start-up Visa immigrants.

When you apply, you’ll need to give proof that you have the money to support yourself and your defendants after you arrive in Canada.

How to Apply

Step 1 : Consult with us

  • Consult us to understand your eligibility and find out the best-suited program for you.
  • Our expertise lies in critically analyzing options to fit your criteria.

STEP 2 : Documentation

  • At this step we collect all necessary documents.
  • Filled forms will be reviewed and proofread by our experts.

STEP 3 : Submission

  • Submission of all documents after carefully reviewing them.
  • Interview preparation to be done at this stage of the process.
  • We will legally represent your application and be the point of contact between both parties.