Category Archives: Operational Manuals

Bill C-6 Receives Royal Assent

Bill C-6: Amending Canada's Citizenship Act | Canada Immigration News

Backgrounder From Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada Bill C-6, an Act to amend the Citizenship Act and make consequential amendments to another Act, received Royal Assent on June 19, 2017. This chart explains the changes that have been made to the Citizenship Act and indicates when these changes are expected to come into force.Royal Assent is the approval by the Sovereign of […]

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Ministerial Instructions Respecting the Express Entry System

Ministerial Instructions Amending the Ministerial Instructions Respecting the Express Entry System, 2016-1 Amendments 1 The definition qualifying offer of arranged employment in section 1 of the Ministerial Instructions Respecting the Express Entry System is replaced by the following: qualifying offer of arranged employment means any offer of employment referred to in subsection 29(2). (offre d’emploi réservé admissible)

Department of Citizenship and Immigration Current instructions last amended on May 30, 2015. Notice: Amendments will be made to the Ministerial Instructions for the Express Entry Application Management System and will come into force on November 19, 2016. The Ministerial Instructions will be modified to: Remove the Labour Market Impact Assessment requirement for certain qualifying job offers to receive Comprehensive […]

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