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Posted on August 24 2023

125,000 Temporary Residents transitioned to Canada Permanent Residents in 2022, StatCan Reports.

By Editor
Updated September 01 2023


Highlights: 125,000 Temporary-Permanent Canada residency transitions in 2022

  • As per the IRCC, 125,000 temporary residents in Canada were converted to permanent residents in 2022.
  • Candidates with a study permit, IMP work permit, and TFWP work permit could avail this opportunity.
  • TRs said to have solid connections and better labor force integrations in Canada, as per the StatCan reports.

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International Mobility program

Temporary foreign worker program Study permit holders
Does not require an LMIA Requires an LMIA

Requires an LMIA in case of a job offer.

52,725 PGWP holders converted to Permanent residency.

7,555 TFWP holders converted to Permanent residency.

19,730 study permit holders converted to permanent residency.

Pathways to transition from Canada TR – PR

Some of the pathways to convert your Canada TR to PR are given below:

  • Atlantic Immigration Program
  • Rural and Northern Immigration Pilot
  • Express Entry
  • Other caregiver pathways

Healthcare occupations that are eligible for TR-PR transition

NOC 2021 Code Occupation
31300 Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors
31301 Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses
31101 Specialist physicians
31102 General practitioners and family physicians
31110 Dentists
31111 Optometrists
31201 Chiropractors
31303 Allied primary health practitioners
31209 Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating
31120 Pharmacists
31121 Dieticians and nutritionists
31112 Audiologists and speech-language pathologists
31202 Physiotherapists
31203 Occupational therapists
31204 Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment
32120 Medical laboratory technologists
33101 Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants
32103 Respiratory therapists, clinical percussionists and cardiopulmonary technologists
32121 Medical radiation technologists
32122 Medical sonographers
32123 Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.
32129 Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)
32110 Denturists
32111 Dental hygienists and dental therapists
32112 Dental technologists, technicians, and laboratory assistants
32100 Opticians
32200 Practitioners of natural healing
32101 Licensed practical nurses
32102 Paramedical occupations
32201 Massage therapists
32109 Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment
33100 Dental assistants
33102 Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates
33109 Other assisting occupations in support of health services
31200 Psychologists
41300 Social workers
31303 Family, marriage and other related Counselors
41404 Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers
42201 Social and community service workers
44101 Home support workers, housekeepers, and related occupations

You can transition from a Canada TR to Canada PR, provided you have the eligibility and requirements.

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