The Canadian province of Quebec welcomes approximately 50,000 immigrants annually from more than 100 countries. Recently, Quebec released its Immigration Plan for 2018 with plans to implement a new system based on the declaration of interest model (a lot like Canada’s Express Entry System).
The province intends on implementing a system that welcomes a diverse range of immigrants – from skilled workers to businesspeople to family members of residents and refugees.
|Category/Program||Number of CSQs to be issued|
|Skilled Worker||26,000 – 29,000|
|Businesspeople||4,000 – 6,000|
|Other economic (Including caregivers and other economic class immigrants)||600 – 800|
|Refugees (Particularly state-assisted refugees and sponsored refugees)||5,600 – 6,500|
|Others (Including applicants selected for humanitarian or public interest reasons)||500 – 700|
|Category/Program||Number of Applicants to be Selected|
|Economic Immigration||29,200 – 30,600|
|Skilled Worker||24,300 – 25,300|
|Business||4,200 – 4,500|
|Other Economic (including caregivers and other economic class immigrants)||700 – 800|
|Family Reunification||11,900 – 12,800|
|Refugees||8,700 – 9,500|
|Refugees Selected Abroad||6,100 – 6,500|
|Taken in charge by the state||1,650 – 1700|
|Sponsored||4,400 – 4,800|
|Recognized Locally||2,600 – 3000|
|Others (Including applicants selected for humanitarian or public interest reasons)||800 – 900|
Quebec is home to above average personal security, economic stability, employment opportunities, subsidized transportation, public healthcare, quality education and a high standard of living. The Canadian province has an agreement with the government of Canada and employs its own rules for choosing immigrants.
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