To be eligible for the Start-up Visa Program, you must
- have a qualifying business
It means at the time you get a commitment from a designated organization, each applicant holds10 % or more of the voting rights attached to all shares of the corporations. Upto 5 people can apply as owners AND applicants and the designated organization jointly hold more than 50% of the total voting rights attached to all.
- Meet the minimum level of the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 5 in either English or French in all four areas.
- bring enough money to settle, amount you need depends on the size of your family.