Apply to work in Canada, extend a work permit or hire a foreign worker.
Includes the list of job categories for which a work permit is not required to work temporarily in Canada.
Includes work permit requirements and applications for temporary workers, live-in caregivers, business people and students.
Includes applications for work permit extensions for temporary workers and live-in caregivers, and applications for open work permits if you are awaiting a decision on a permanent resident application.
Includes requirements to hire temporary foreign workers, live-in caregivers, international students, permanent workers and interns.
Includes finding a job, exploring other career opportunities, and language training for the workplace.
Includes when and how to get your credentials assessed, how to upgrade skills and education, and Occupation Facts.
Do you want to come to Canada?
Answer a few questions to find out if you are eligible to work in Canada or extend your work permit in Canada, and how to submit an online or paper application.
Apply online for a work permit
Submit your application online to work in Canada.
Find out how to hire a foreign worker for your business
Read the guide to find out how to hire and retain internationally trained workers for your business.