Apply for Canada Self Employed Visa in 2022

Apply for Canada Self Employed Visa in 2022

Canada's Self Employed Visa is ideal for those who wish to have a career in cultural activities, athletics at the world-class level. As a self-employed farmer, professional athlete, international, or individual in the culture and arts sector, you may apply under this visa category by demonstrating potential to be self-employed in Canada.

To qualify as self-employed, you must:

  • Have a minimum of two years of work experience gained in the past five years before the date of applying in following categories:-
    • Cultural activities- at least two one-year periods as self-employed in any cultural activity, or participating in any cultural activity or a combination of both
    • Athletics at the world-class level- at least 2 one-year periods as self-employed in athletics, or participating in world-class athletics, or a combination of both
    • Farm management

Selection Criteria:-

Apart from meeting the experience criteria, applicants must score a minimum of 35 points out of 100 based on five selection factors:

Selection criteria

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Admissibility Requirements for Canada Self-Employed Visa

You and your family members must complete a medical examination as well as a police verification for Canada Self-Employed Visa. Also, you must have enough proof of funds to support yourself and accompanying family members when in Canada.

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