There are programs in Canada specifically for Business people in many provinces in Canada. A candidate can qualify for nomination. If nominated, then the applicant (as well as all qualifying family members) are issued permanent residency visas by the federal government though the overseas Canadian visa offices.

With a lot of Federal and Quebec business Immigration programs closing, these provincial business programs are becoming viable options and thus gaining popularity. ‚Äč

These programs can be broadly classified into 2 groups: