Mr. Thomas G. Richards
Canadian Lawyer BA LLB



 
TEMPORARY RESIDENT
Low High
1

Visitor Visa:
          CIC single-entry, tourist
          CIC single-entry, business
          CIC multiple-entry, business
          corporate invitation letter, add


 1,500
2,500
3,000
1,000

2,500
3,500
  3,500+
2,500
2 Student Visa:
          locate school, apply, gain admission letter
          CIC student visa
          CIC student visa extension

500
2,000
500

2,500
3,500
1,000
3 Work Permit:
          locate employment, gain written job offer
          HRDC Certification application
          CIC work permit
          CIC work permit extension/variation

1,500
500
1,500
500

3,500
1,500
2,500
1,500
4 Transit Visa 500 1,000
5 Facilitation Visa (return to Canada to get PR card) 500 1,500

 
PERMANENT RESIDENT
Low High
1

Skilled Worker

2,500 3,500
2 Entrepreneur:
          if client is a salary employee
          if client is an entrepreneur
          locate business in Canada to buy
          provincial nominee program certification

3,500
7,500
1,500
1,500

5,500
20,000+
4,500
2,500
3 Investor (Quebec, Federal) 8,500 12,500+
4 Self Employed 5,500 12,000+
5 Family Class (grandparents, parents, child, grandchild) 2,500 3,500
6 Spousal & Common Law 2,500 3,500
7 Refugee:
          in Canada
          outside Canada

3,000
3,500

9,500+
9,500+
8 Adoption 12,500 40,000+
9 Live-in Caregiver:
          CIC Application
          locate employer (HRDC Certification)

2,500
1,500

4,500
3,500
10 Humanitarian & Compassionate
          CIC Application
          locate employer (HRDC Certification)

2,500
3,000

3,500
4,500
(fees as of Spring 2008)

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