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I have not received a new Labour Market Impact Assessment from my employer or the Certificat d’acceptation du Québec yet. My work permit is about to expire. What should I do?

You can only submit your application without a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) or Certificat d’acceptation du Québec (CAQ) if your work permit expires within 2 weeks. You must include proof that the LMIA/CAQ request was made.

You must:

You must contact our Call Centre with the LMIA/CAQ confirmation number within 2 months of the date your application was received; otherwise your application could be refused.

Note: If you are waiting for your CAQ, you cannot submit your application online. You must submit a paper application.


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