Start-Up Visa

Canada’s Start-up Visa Program targets immigrant entrepreneurs with the skills and potential to build businesses in Canada that:

  • are innovative
  • can create jobs for Canadians
  • can compete on a global scale
  • Can get support letter from designated organization
  • Meet language requirement at least CLB 5
  • have the initial capital necessary for their life and family for about 6 months. (The amount of initial capital is determined based on the number of members in each family and it changes every year)
check IRCC website for updating funds requirement