Spouse Open Work Permit – Study Permit Holder
Canada is one of the fastest growing destinations for the International students. Spouse of any international student, who is enrolled in a full time study program of one year in Canada at a recognized learning institute, college or university are eligible to apply for an open work permit visa. The program of study must be full time and at least one year in duration. Open work permit visa allows your spouse to work full time while they are in Canada. The international student on study permit must have his/her studies in continuation for at least next 6 months to make the spouse visa application possible. There is no need of LMIA or Job offer at the time of application. The application for open work permit visa can made from Canada if your spouse is already in Canada on a valid visa status.
To apply for Open work permit as a spouse of study permit holder in Canada you need to provide proper documentation. Representation with a precise information and documentation makes a huge difference. Generally the visa issued is of the same time period as that of study permit. The average processing time for open work permit is 5-8 weeks. There are limited numbers of restrictions for this visa type. At Canadaspousevisa.ca professionals well versed with criteria listed in IRPR prepares your application which is finally checked and verified by RCIC- Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant. In certain case when direct open work permit is not possible, spouse/partners come to Canada as visitors first and later apply for an open work permit.