Canada has the Business Immigration Program for experienced business people who can help in the development of a strong and prosperous Canadian economy.
The Immigrant Investor Program is for experienced business people who can invest approx. CAN $400,000 into Canada’s economy. Investors must have a minimum net worth of CAN $800,000 that was obtained legally and show that they have business experience .
Your investment is managed by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) and is guaranteed by the Canadian provinces that use it to create jobs and help their economies grow.
CIC will return your C$400,000 investment, without interest, about five years and two months after payment.
The Entrepreneur Program is for experienced business people who intend to own and actively manage businesses in Canada and hence create jobs and contribute to the Canadian economy.
Entrepreneurs must have a minimum net worth of CAN $300,000 obtained legally and show that they have business experience. If granted permission, they must at all times abide by the conditions for entrepreneurs after their arrival in Canada.
The Self-Employed Persons Program is for experienced people who intend to become self-employed in Canada. The applicant must have - the relevant experience to contribute significantly to the cultural or athletic life of Canada, or
- experience in farm management and the intention and ability to purchase and manage a farm in Canada.