International Student Work Permit

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BY Pavel Lifanov
19 Mar 2021

Many international students choose to work while studying in Canada for a variety of reasons, such as wanting to gain valuable work experience, earn more income, and help cover their tuition costs.

If you want to work in Canada and don’t know where to start – we can help you with selecting your options and the most appropriate immigration stream that is available for foreign workers. To start, those who wish to work in Canada, whether it’s long-term or short-term, must obtain a valid work permit.

Exemptions

Professions that do not require a work permit:

1. Foreign Representatives and their family members
2. Military Personnel
3. Foreign Government Officers
4. On-Campus Work
5. Performing Artists
6. Athletes and Team Members
7. News Reporters and Media Crews
8. Public Speakers (only non-commercial speakers)
9. Convention & Conference Organizers (excluding technical workers & personnel)
10. Members of Clergy
11. Judges, Referees and Similar Officials involved in sports and arts activities
12. Examiners and Evaluators
13. Expert Witnesses or Investigators
14. Health Care Students
15. Civil Aviation Inspectors
16. Crew Members
17. Emergency Service Providers
18. Farm Workers

Our Locations

CANADA

1750 Steeles Ave W #223, Concord, ON L4K 2L7, Canada

+1 (416) 655-7797

info@greenlightcanada.com