Is Our Impact Startup Visa Program the Right Fit?
- Your company is purpose-driven, for-profit, and focused on having a positive impact on people and/or the planet
- You want to maximize your market opportunity and impact as a for-profit entity
- You can demonstrate that your vision will be best served by moving permanently to Canada
- You’re able to clearly articulate the problem you solve and how your unique world-changing approach brings compelling value to the market
- You can demonstrate measurable customer validation and progress
- You can show that you have the financial capital to support the effort (see the criteria for Canadian permanent residence and work permit applications)
- You qualify to apply for Canada’s Start-up Visa (SUV) program (find more information in our Program Pack, downloadable at the top of this page)