Permanent Residency for Artists and Athletics
The Self-employed Persons Program allows people to immigrate to Canada permanently as a self-employed person.
If you’re interested in this program, you must:
have relevant experience in cultural activities or athletics and
be willing and able to make a significant contribution to the cultural or athletic life of Canada
WHAT'S THE PROCEDURE?
We assess you on Selection criteria include your:
Relevant experience if you have:
taken part in cultural activities or athletics at a world-class level or
been a self-employed person in cultural activities or athletic
Relevant experience for a self-employed person means at least 2 years of experience in the period 5 years in cultural activities or athletics or a combination of both experiences.