Immigration to Quebec

Located on the bank of Saint. Lawrence River in Canada, Quebec is one of the oldest European settlements in North America. The Quebec province in Canada is one of the densely populated regions in the country.

Every year this province welcomes an average of some 45, 000 immigrants from various nations who are active participants in the region’s cultural, social and economical development. This immigrants include business class people, skilled workers and aspiring students and government of Quebec integrates these people in local job markets as well as.

Maximum Number of Applicants

Immigration sub classes Maximum number of applications
Business People  
·        Investors 1750
·        Entrepreneurs The maximum number of applications that can be received is 150
·        Self-employed workers 50
Skilled Workers 6300


Immigration rules and procedures:

Unlike other countries of the world, Quebec immigration rules are neither too rigid nor too flexible.

Immigration applications to the province of Quebec are selected on the basis of different set of criteria. Under the Quebec Immigration selection system, applicants who are successful receive a Quebec Selection Certificate with the help of which they may apply for Canadian Permanent Resident visa.

To achieve a Quebec Selection certificate, a skilled worker applicant must score minimum 55 points under the Quebec Immigration Selection system. Here is a list of points under various categories to qualify for Quebec selection certificate.

Factors for Quebec Immigration Selection Procedure:

Education Up to 14 points (Cutoff Score = 2 points)
Area of Training Up to 16 points
Validated Employment Offer Up to 10 points
Work Experience Up to 8 points
Age Up to 16 points
Language Proficiency Up to 22 points
Stay and Family in Quebec Up to 8 points
Spouse/Common-law partner Characteristics Up to 17 points
Children Up to 8 points
Financial Self-Sufficiency 1 point


For language proficiency category, language test results must be submitted along with immigration applications to get the points. For the Adaptability interview, an additional 6 points are given. 63 points are required for an applicant with spouse or common law /conjugal partner.

Medical and security examination marks are mandatory to qualify for permanent visa of Canadian Immigration.

Quebec Immigration rules and procedures are in the transformation phase and are in effect since April 1, 2015.
For more information to Quebec Immigration, just Call us or Fill our Express Entry Assessment.