Immigration is the movement through which individual permanently move their place of residence from a particular country to another. Immigration is a concept that is widely talked about and debated. In the past five years, there have been about 8 million immigrants that came to the US, a statistical high, which has stirred much public debate. You see, immigration has its distinct advantages and disadvantages. Let us look at some of the benefits of immigration.
Why Canada ?
Canada has become the land of dreams and opportunity for very many people throughout the world.The country and its cities are constantly ranked amongst the best places to live in the world. Recent studies have named Canada as amongst the best countries within which to do business, amongst the happiest places within which to live,and the most friendly country towards newcomers.Its cities continue to be ranked among the best and most liveable in the world, some of them ranking within the top three positions year after year.It is no wonder then that many people are contemplating immigration to Canada and starting a new life in this diverse and unique country.
Canada has 10 Provinces and 3 Territories These include :
- Newfoundland and Labrador
- Nova Scotia
- New Brunswick
- Prince Edward Island
- British Columbia
- Northwest Territories
Canada is the second largest country in the world with 10 million square kilometers of landmass. The country has a population of approximately 30 million people — only one-tenth the population of the United States. Three oceans border our vast country: the Atlantic, the Pacific and the Arctic. Due to Canada’s size, it is made up of many different geographical areas and regions. We divide these into the following: the Atlantic Region, Central Canada, the Prairie Provinces, the West Coast and the North. Politically we have divided the country into 10 provinces and 3 territories, each possessing its own capital. The national capital of Canada is Ottawa.
Canada is one the leading G-7 Nations.It is a highly developed country with excellent working conditions, an outstanding education system, a very high standard of living, and a health care system ranked one of the best in the world.
Canada is a country composed of immigrants from practically every country in the world.Canada’s success is largely due to the contributions made by these immigrants. Each year, Canada welcomes more than 250,000 new immigrants.The diversified backgrounds and cultures are what make Canada unique.Multiculturalism is promoted by both the federal and provincial governments to help maintain this unique “melting pot”.
Benefits After Getting Canada Immigration:
Regardless of where you came from, once you are a landed immigrant (permanent resident), you have all the rights of a Canadian citizen. These rights are protected under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Should you wish to become a citizen, you can do so after you have lived in Canada for three years. As a Canadian citizen, you can apply for a Canadian passport and you are eligible to vote.
Ways To Get Immigration:
- Skilled Worker and Professional
- Quebec - Selected Skilled Workers
- Canadian Experience Class
- Investor, Entrepreneurs and Self - Employed People
- Provincial Nominees
- Sponsoring Your Family
Why Australia ?
Australia is a paradise of magnificent beaches, crystal-clear water, amazing ancient rock formations and untouched rainforest. With a surface area of almost 7.7 million square kilometres, Australia is the sixth largest land mass in the world however it has the lowest population density per square kilometre. Much of the country's exotic flora and fauna cannot be found anywhere else on earth and the Australian lifestyle is clearly unparalleled.
Being the smallest continent in the world. It has a length of approximately 3700 kilometres from north to south and a width of 4000 kilometres from east to west. Australia is the lowest continent of them all with its highest point sitting only 2228 metres above sea level, however its variety of landscapes more than compensates for this. The climate zones range in temperature from tropical rainforests, to deserts and cool forest, right through to snow-capped mountains.
Following is the list of Territories with their capital cities of Australia :
Australian Capital Territory – Canberra, New South Wales – Sydney, Victoria – Melbourn,Queensland – Brisbane,South Australia – Adelaide,Western Australia – Perth, Tasmania – Hobart, Northern Territory – Darwi
Australian culture is as broad and varied as the country’s landscape. Australia is multicultural and multiracial and this is reflected in the country’s food, lifestyle and cultural practices and experience.
Australia has an important heritage from its indigenous people, which plays a defining role in the cultural landscape.This diversity of influences creates a cultural environment in Australia that is lively, energised, innovative and outward looking.
As of February 2010, Australia’s population is roughly 22 million people. The most populous states are New South Wales and Victoria, with their respective capitals, Sydney and Melbourne, the largest cities in Australia.
Australia’s population is concentrated along the coastal region of Australia from Adelaide to Cairns, with a small concentration around Perth, Western Australia. The centre of Australia is sparsely populated.
The majority of Australia experiences temperate weather for most of the year.
The northern states of Australia are typically warm all the time, with the southern states experiencing cool winters but rarely sub-zero temperatures.
Snow falls on the higher mountains during the winter months, enabling skiing in southern New South Wales and Victorian ski resorts, as well as the smaller resorts in Australia’s island state, Tasmania.
Australia is an island continent and the world’s sixth largest country (7,682,300 sq km).
Lying between the Indian and Pacific oceans, the country is approximately 4,000 km from east to west and 3,200 km from north to south, with a coastline 36,735 km long.
Canberra is Australia’s capital city. With a population of approximately 320,000 people and situated in the Australian Capital Territory, Canberra is roughly half way between the two largest cities Melbourne and Sydney.
Australia has 19 listed World Heritage properties. Australia is also famous for its landmark buildings including the Sydney Harbour Bridge; its ancient geology, as well as for its high country.
Ways to Get Immigration:
1. Skilled - Independent (Migrant) Visa (Subclass 189)
2. Skilled - Sponsored (Migrant) Visa (Subclass 190)
3. Skilled - Independent (Migrant) Visa (Subclass 489)
4. Skilled – Independent (Migrant) Visa (Subclass 189)
A permanent visa for people with skills in demand in the Australian labour market. Applicants are not sponsored and must pass a points test.
5. Skilled – Sponsored (Migrant) Visa (Subclass 190)
A permanent visa for people unable to meet the Skilled - Independent requirements. Applicants must be either sponsored by an eligible relative living in Australia or nominated by a participating state or territory government. Applicants must pass a points test.
6. Skilled –Regional Sponsored (Provisional) Visa (Subclass 489)
Applicants must be either sponsored by an eligible relative living in a designated area of Australia or nominated by a participating state/territory government. After living for two years and working for at least one year in a Specified Regional Area,applicants can apply for a permanent visa. Applicants must pass a points test.