Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has publicly shared the guidance used by IRCC staff to assess applications.
Applicants must meet all applicable criteria for the stream to which they applied, which includes:
- Legal entry into Canada
- TR status
- English/French language proficiency
- Current work experience
- Intent to reside outside of Quebec
- Qualifying work experience
- Education requirements
The guidelines expand on the specific requirements applicants must meet to be accepted as part of the recently announced pathway for essential temporary foreign workers and recent international graduates. The guidance provides further clarity on the above criteria in terms of relevancy, eligibility, and timelines.