Canada Travel Laws and Documentation Requirements

Canada Travel Laws and Documentation Requirements | Evelyn Ackah | Immigration Lawyer

Effective March 2016, the Government of Canada travel laws (IRCC) require anyone traveling through Canada must apply for an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) to fly or transit through a Canadian airport; which costs $7 CAD. According to IRCC, most people need a visa or an Electronic Travel Authorization to travel to Canada; some may only need a valid passport. […]

MBA Students from India are Desirable Permanent Residents of Canada

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah says MBA students from India are highly desirable future permanent residents of Canada

Calgary immigration lawyer Evelyn Ackah says MBA students from India are highly desirable future permanent residents of Canada: International graduate students are ideal immigrant candidates to settle and integrate successfully into Canada’s labour market and society. These highly educated and motivated students often want to become permanent residents of Canada and work or build their own business […]

How to Move to Canada to Attend University: Download Our Checklist

Checklist - How to Move to Canada to Attend University - Canada Study Permit Applications | Evelyn Ackah | Ackah Business Immigration Law

In order to study in Canada, international students usually require a study permit. This is a document available only after a college, university, or other accredited educational institution has accepted you. Study permits are only available for those accepted to schools designated to accept international students. Not all students technically require a study permit, if the […]

Canada Visa: Irish Working Holiday Permits 2018 Open For Applications

Canada Working Holiday Visa- Irish 2018 Work Permit Applications Open -Evelyn Ackah - Immigration Lawyer

International Experience Canada (IEC) is a program that allows young adults an opportunity to temporarily work in Canada, typically 12-24 months. 33 countries have an agreement with Canada for IEC temporary work permits for people 18 – 35 years old. Irish working holiday permits for young adults to work in Canada opened November 3, 2017. Ireland is one […]

Canada Visas for Filmmakers and Artists

Cross-Border Canada Visa Options for Filmmakers and Other Artists - Evelyn Ackah - Immigration Lawyer

Presented at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2017: BORDER PATROL by Immigration Lawyer Evelyn Ackah, Ackah Business Immigration Law and Canadian Counsel for D’Alessio Law Group; with co-presenters Lorraine D’Alessio of D’Alessio Law Group and Elliott Anderson of Alliance of Canadian Cinema, Television and Radio Artists (ACTRA) How to Navigate a Successful 
Cross-Border Co-Venture: Visas & […]