Business Migration to Canada from Bangladesh

Canada Business Immigration Programs – Federal, Quebec Investor, PNPs and Self-Employed Programs

Bangladeshi Business Owners who want to migrate to Canada with dependent family members can apply to a number of economic class immigration programs and be eligible to get Canadian Permanent Residency and Citizenship. 

The Canadian Business Immigration Programs intend to build up new opportunities in Canadian markets, by welcoming those who have the skills and business experience. The programs are planned to develop the Canadian economy by attracting businesspersons, investors, entrepreneurs, and the self-employed.

Most Popular Business Migration Programs for Bangladeshi Business Owners and Senior Managers 

1. Canada Investor Visa

The Investor Programs are for the people who can show higher net worth. These kinds of programs can often offer Direct Canadian Permanent Residency under easy conditions. Quebec Immigrant Investor Program is one of the popular Investor visa programs which offer direct Canadian PR. Other provinces often offer Permanent Residency to business investors. 

2. Entrepreneur Programs 

Most business owners are interested in Entrepnure programs as the requirements can be fulfilled very easily. The applicant must have a high net worth and should be interested and be able to establish, invest in or acquire a business in Canada. The easy option for business owners would be to lodge a visa application under the British Columbia (BC) Entrepreneur Base, Pilot Program, Ontario Entrepreneur Program, Nova Scotia Entrepreneur Program, or other Entrepreneur Visa Programs. Provinces invite successful applicants to apply for Canada Work Permits to start businesses in Canada. 

Basic Requirements for Canada Entrepreneur Program:

  • Business experience: At least 3 to 5 years’ successful business experience
  • Net worth: The applicant must demonstrate a high net worth
  • Business turnover: Business should have a good annual turnover although this is not mandatory in some programs. 
  • IELTS: You must have an English score, depending on provincial requirements

Benefits of entrepreneur program:

  • Low investment & flexible visa conditions
  • Your pathway to get Canadian Permanent Residency.
  • World class education and safety for kids
  • World class health care system
  • Canadian Citizen & Passport in future

3. Federal Business Immigration (Fast-Track Startup)

Federal Business Immigration (Fast-Track) Program (classified under the Internation Mobility Programs) is the fastest way to migrate to Canada from Bangladesh. This program is open and accepting applications. The program will issue Canadian Business Work Permit to Business Owners or Senior Managers who wish to expand their local businesses to Canada and create a pathway to get Canadian Permanent Residency. Not all interested candidates can apply to this program. The program requires business expansion, so, this is clear that the local Bangladeshi or foreign business must demonstrate higher financial capacity to afford a Canadian company establishment. 

Basic Requirements for Federal Business Immigration (Fast-Track Startup):

  • Age: No age limits
  • Education: No education requirement
  • Business or managerial experience: Tt least 3 years
  • Annual turnover: Your company or business must have a good annual turnover with a good profit report
  • Assets: You must demonstrate a higher net worth
  • Investment: No fixed investment requirements

Benefits of the program:

  • Establish your company in Canada
  • Quick visa decision
  • No minimum investment!
  • Kids can study free in public schools
  • Free health care
  • No IELTS for work permit
  • Open work permit for spouse

4. Self-Employed Program – Migrate to Canada from Bangladesh as Self-Employed:

This program is for individuals who are capable of creating their own employment. People who can demonstrate sufficient skills from any of the following fields can apply to this program.

  • authors and writers,
  • creative and performing artists,
  • musicians,
  • painters,
  • sculptors and other visual artists,
  • technical support and other jobs in motion pictures,
  • creative designers, and craftspeople.


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Canadian Government offers many types of Business Work Permit Programs that can help you to migrate to Canada from Bangladesh with your family

Each province has its own requirements. Some Canadian Provinces operate Entrepreneur programs that require fixed minimum investments after visa approvals. Some other programs made this requirement very flexible.

Canada does not allow anyone to avail of direct Permanent Residency by JUST buying a business or purchasing a real estate property.

Ans. Currently, this program is not available

No, you can’t! Canada does not sell Citizenship like some countries Turkey, Portugal, etc.

Many Bangladeshi business people are bringing revenues from Canadian Market to Bangladesh. The trade relationship between Bangladesh and Canada is growing rapidly. Read more here – https://livcs.com/import-export-between-canada-bangladesh/

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