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How can I qualify for the Start-up Visa Program?

To qualify for the Start-up Visa Program, you must meet all 4 eligibility requirements, as well as the admissibility requirements to enter Canada.

Eligibility requirements for the Start-up Visa Program

You must:

Admissibility requirements to enter Canada

To be eligible to come to Canada, you must meet the admissibility requirements to enter Canada. These apply to all applicants, not just Start-up Visa Program applicants.

We may refuse your application if you are inadmissible to Canada.


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