Quebec – Skilled Worker Program (QSWP)

Quebec is a province which has its own rules to select its immigrants, they want immigrants who will adapt well to live there. Quebec has a different assessing system. The province has a special agreement with Government of Canada on immigration. If an applicant wants to migrate to Quebec then he/she has to qualify under the different criteria mentioned by the Quebec government. For the work permit visa there are a few rules that need to be followed.
Here, below we have mentioned a few of them:
  • Applicant must first get a Certificat de sélection du Québec (Québec selection certificate or CSQ) before applying for PR.
  • To qualify for CSQ the applicant must score enough points based on different factors such as education, occupation, language skills etc.
  • Unmarried / Single applicant must score at least 50 points (based on the points system) at Quebec immigration processing time.
  • Married/with the spouse or with common-law partner applicant must score at least 59 points (based on the points system). It is mandatory for a Quebec skilled worker to score the minimum points as a qualification for entry in Quebec.
Mentioned below are the selection factors for Quebec express entry system:
Factors Points
Age up to    16 points
Education up to    14 points
Work Experience up to    8 points
Language up to    22 points
Spouse up to    8 points
Children up to    8 points
Area of training up to    12 points
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