What is Canada ICT visa?
Canada’s Intra Company Transfer (ICT) program is designed for international business owners who plan to expand their existing operations to Canada.
It is a pathway for immigration under the International Mobility Program that permits proficient overseas business owners to relocate their businesses to Canada and avail of a work permit and eventually Canada permanent residence. The applicant’s children and spouse can also earn a study visa and an open work permit, respectively, in most cases.
The intra company category temporarily allows overseas companies to transfer qualified employees to Canada to improve management effectiveness, expand exports, and strengthen competition in foreign markets.
Canada ICT Visa can be a pathway for skilled international professionals to work in Canada under an affiliated company. To be eligible for this visa, the candidate must have worked in the company for at least one year in a managerial role or should have the latest knowledge of the products or services the business offers.