Canadian Immigration Minister Seas Frazer commits to speed up the work permit application processing.
Accelerating the work permit application is the among top priorities on IRCC’s budget of $85 million this year.
Earlier, IRCC had announced that the service standard of a Study permit, work permit, proof of citizenship, and PR card renewal would return to normal by end of 2022.
IRCC will use the $85 million budget to reduce the Applications processing time.
In 2021, IRCC issued 4,20,000 under the IMP(International Mobility program) & Temporary Foreign Worker Program. However, in 2019 IRCC issued 4,05,000 Work Permits.
According to November, Statics Canada has 9,00,000 job openings.
LMIA is required to hire some foreign nationals.