How much does it cost to immigrate to Canada

How much does it cost to immigrate to Canada

That’s a question we get every day: how much does it cost to immigrate to Canada?

We have prepared a list with the main expenses for those who want to immigrate through EXPRESS ENTRY AND PROVINCIAL PROGRAMS.

Check it out below:

SINGLE

Usually, a single applicant would need the approximate  CAD $15,420 to immigrate to Canada, including proof of funds, government fees and other expenses.

Get to know the average costs, in Canadian Dollars:
*- Language test – CAD$280-310 (English) and $380-$440 (French)
– IELTS: $310
– CELPIP: $280 + Provincial taxes
– TEF Canada: $440
– TCF Canada: $380
– ECA (Education Credential Assessment) – CAD$200-CAD$345 – It does not apply for Doctors of Medicine and Pharmacists 

– Biometric – CAD$ 85
– Medical Exams –  CAD$250-CAD$300 (Canada)

– Application processing fee – CAD$ 825
– Right of permanent residence fee – CAD$ 500
– Other expenses (translations, notaries, etc) – approximately CA $200 
– Proof of funds (not applicable to all immigration programs): CAD$ $12,960


Applying through a provincial program (PNP)

Get to know the fees, by province:

– Alberta (AINP) – CAD$ 500
– British Columbia (BC PNP) – CAD$ 1,150
– Manitoba (MPNP) – CAD$ 500
– New Brunswick (MBPNP) – CAD$ 250
– Newfoundland and Labrador (NLPNP) – CAD$ 250
– Nova Scotia (NSNP) – CAD$ 0
– Ontario (OINP) – CAD$ 1,500 ou CAD$ 2,000
– Prince Edward Island (PEIPNP) – CAD$ 300
– Saskatchewan (SINP) – CAD$ 350

COUPLE

Usually, a couple would need the approximate $20,000 CAD to immigrate to Canada, including proof of funds, government fees and other expenses.

Get to know the average costs, in Canadian Dollars:
– Language test – around CAD$ 560 – CAD$620 English and CAD$760 – CAD$ 880 French
– ECA (Education Credential Assessment) – around CAD$ 400 – CAD$690
– Biometrics – CAD$ 170
– Medical exams – around CAD$500 – CAD$600


– Application processing fee – CAD$ 1,650
– Right of permanent residence fee – CAD$ 1,000
– Other expenses (translations, notaries, etc) – Approximately $400 
– Proof of funds (not applicable to all immigration programs): CAD$ 16,135


Get to know the fees, by province:
– Alberta (AINP) – CAD$ 500
– British Columbia (BC PNP) – CAD$ 1,150
– Manitoba (MPNP) – CAD$ 500
– New Brunswick (MBPNP) – CAD$ 250
– Newfoundland and Labrador (NLPNP) – CAD$ 250
– Nova Scotia (NSNP) – CAD$ 0
– Ontario (OINP) – CAD$ 1,500 ou CAD$ 2,000
– Prince Edward Island (PEIPNP) – CAD$ 300
– Saskatchewan (SINP) – CAD$ 350

FAMILY

Usually, a family of 4 would need the approximate $30,000 CAD to immigrate to Canada, including proof of funds, government fees and other expenses.

Get to know the average costs, in Canadian Dollars:
– Language test – CAD$ 600
– ECA (Education Credential Assessment) – CAD$ 400
– Biometrics – CAD$ 170
– Medical exams – CAD$ 400


– Application processing fee – CAD$ 2,100
– Right of permanent residence fee – CAD$ 1,00
– Other expenses (translations, notaries, etc) – CAD$ 700
– Proof of funds (not applicable to all immigration programs): CAD$ 24,083


Applying through a provincial program (PNP):

– Alberta (AINP) – CAD$ 500
– British Columbia (BC PNP) – CAD$ 1,150
– Manitoba (MPNP) – CAD$ 500
– New Brunswick (MBPNP) – CAD$ 250
– Newfoundland and Labrador (NLPNP) – CAD$ 250
– Nova Scotia (NSNP) – CAD$ 0
– Ontario (OINP) – CAD$ 1,500 ou CAD$ 2,000
– Prince Edward Island (PEIPNP) – CAD$ 300
– Saskatchewan (SINP) – CAD$ 350

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