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Service Canada considers whether there is a labour shortage or shortage of workers in the occupation or field at present. Have a look at this presentation by Calgary Immigration Lawyer.http://calgaryimmigrationlawyer.com/

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Labour Market Labour Market Opinions Opinions

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Foreign nationals who seek temporary Foreign nationals who seek temporary work in Canada are in work in Canada are in most cases required to go most cases required to go through an application through an application process that consists of process that consists of two steps. two steps.

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Step 1: Labour Market Opinion Step 1: Labour Market Opinion LMO Application LMO Application • The Canadian employer is usually required to The Canadian employer is usually required to apply for a Labour Market Opinion or LMO. apply for a Labour Market Opinion or LMO. • After Service Canada has considered several After Service Canada has considered several factors in the labour market service Canada factors in the labour market service Canada may issue an LMO which may issue an LMO which authorizes the employer authorizes the employer to employ a qualifed to employ a qualifed foreign worker foreign worker

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How Service Canada Considers How Service Canada Considers LMO Qualifcation LMO Qualifcation For the approval of an LMO application Service Canada For the approval of an LMO application Service Canada considers the following factors: considers the following factors: • Service Canada assesses if the employment of Service Canada assesses if the employment of the foreign worker in Canada will likely result in the foreign worker in Canada will likely result in direct creation of jobs or retention of jobs for direct creation of jobs or retention of jobs for citizens of Canada or permanent residents. citizens of Canada or permanent residents. • Service Canada considers whether the potential Service Canada considers whether the potential foreign worker possesses unique skills and foreign worker possesses unique skills and knowledge that are transferable to Canadians knowledge that are transferable to Canadians during the period of employment. during the period of employment.

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• Service Canada considers whether there is a Service Canada considers whether there is a labour shortage or shortage of workers in the labour shortage or shortage of workers in the occupation or feld at present. occupation or feld at present. • The working conditions and wages that the The working conditions and wages that the foreign worker will be paid by the Canadian foreign worker will be paid by the Canadian employer are also considered and Service employer are also considered and Service Canada only approves applications if the Canada only approves applications if the employer will pay the employer will pay the prevailingsalary rate for prevailingsalary rate for the position. the position.

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• The potential company wherein the foreign The potential company wherein the foreign worker intends to work must prove that it has worker intends to work must prove that it has made reasonable recruitment and advertising made reasonable recruitment and advertising eforts to train or hire Canadian citizens or eforts to train or hire Canadian citizens or permanent residents. permanent residents. • Service Canada makes an assessment of Service Canada makes an assessment of whether hiring the foreign worker will cause any whether hiring the foreign worker will cause any adverse efect on the settlement of any labour adverse efect on the settlement of any labour dispute in progress or the employment of any dispute in progress or the employment of any person who is involved in the dispute. person who is involved in the dispute.

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Duration of LMO Application Duration of LMO Application Process Process The frst step of the work permit process which is The frst step of the work permit process which is the application for the LMO may vary from a the application for the LMO may vary from a few weeks to several months depending on the few weeks to several months depending on the number of applications being processed and the number of applications being processed and the location where the potential foreign worker will location where the potential foreign worker will be employed in Canada. However in some be employed in Canada. However in some cases LMO applications can be processed on an cases LMO applications can be processed on an expedited basis. expedited basis.

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Step 2: Work Permit Step 2: Work Permit Application Application • Once Service Canada approves the application Once Service Canada approves the application for Labour Market Opinion the potential foreign for Labour Market Opinion the potential foreign worker can apply for a temporary work permit. worker can apply for a temporary work permit. • The application for a Labour Market Opinion and The application for a Labour Market Opinion and the application for a work permit can become the application for a work permit can become complicated due to many factors that Service complicated due to many factors that Service Canada and Citizenship and Immigration Canada and Citizenship and Immigration Canada need to consider before issuing LMOs Canada need to consider before issuing LMOs and work permits respectively. and work permits respectively.

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