Start-Up visa program (not for everyone)

A commitment of support for a designated Canadian venture capital fund or angel investor group.
An ability to communicate in either English or French

  • Must complete at least one year of study at a post-secondary level
  • An adequate amount of money in order to settle and provide for the cost of living prior to earning a good income.
  • If the designated organization supports your business ideas it will give you a Letter of Support. and you must include that with you application for proof
  • You must secure a minimum investment of $200,000 from one or more of the following designated Canadian venture capital funds
  • You must meet the minimum level of Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 5 in either English or French for all four language abilities. (Need to take the language test for agency approved by CIC and include the results when you apply)
  • You must provide proof of your education with your application
  • You must show that you have enough money to support yourself and your dependents after you arrive to Canada. You cannot borrow money from anyone.
  • The amount of  money depends on the size of your family it can be around $11,000- $29,500  and is updated every year.

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Metro Immigration is one of the largest immigration firms in Canada and is in business for almost two decades. Mr. Suresh Gupta had represented hundreds of clients successfully at the Appeal Division of Immigration  (IAD). ( You may visit IAD's site or CANLII search engine for further references Mr. Gupta's team here in Canada and abroad had successfully processed hundreds of  applications successfully; no matter how complicated they were. 

We simply give you the top notch immigration advice with 100% honesty. That is why we are in business for almost two decades. We provide you simply the best service with utmost care and !00% honesty. If you do not qualify, we simply tell you "you don't"

You as a client come first. There are cases which requires the support of senior counsel; we have a top notch group of researchers as well as Federal Court expert lawyers who will challenge wrongful decision to the fullest. If your situation falls in section 117(9)(d) of IRPA, we can still deal with it. IAD is not the place for it.

H&C may be a better option.

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Honesty, Honesty and Honesty!!Either your application can be successful or not, you will hear it. Your application will be reviewed by three different individuals along with ample  jurisprudence (earlier decided cases)

"We only bite what we can chew" as the saying goes!  

On very complex issues, we will not hesitate to take support from very senior lawyers in the industry. And we will not hesitate to take the matter to Federal Court where there is an apparent error in law or judgement by the officer or a Member of the Board.