Startup Visa

Entrepreneurs wishing to launch or expand a business here in Canada are eligible for Startup visas! In order to establish the applicant’s start-up business, Startup Canada works to connect the applicant with investors including incubators, venture capitalists, and angel investors.

A letter of support will be provided to the applicant once the investor supports the business idea.
The applicants who are successful will be granted Canadian permanent residency under this program


  • 01

    A qualified Business idea.

  • 02

    Evidence that you have enough money to support yourself and your family once you arrive in Canada.

  • 03

    A minimum of a 5 on the Canadian Language Benchmark Test (CLB) in English or French speaking, listening, reading, and writing skills.

  • 04

    A letter of support from a specified organisation is required.