News and Updates

The latest news and announcements on immigration, resettlement and settlement in Canada

New partnership to help Ukrainians come to Canada

News release April 20, 2022—Halifax—The Government of Canada is resolute in its commitment to provide Ukrainians and their families with...

Operation Ukraine Safe Haven Launches Pan Canadian Post Arrival Support Framework to Welcome Displaced Ukrainians Arriving in Canada

April 13, 2022 The Operation Ukrainian Safe Haven (OUSH) National Secretariat is launching today a national response hub – a...

Canada expands settlement support for Ukrainians coming to Canada

News release March 30, 2022—Ottawa—Canada remains steadfast in its commitment to welcome Ukrainians and their families and to provide a...

Canada marks 10,000 arrivals of Afghan refugees

News release March 30, 2022—Ottawa, Ontario – Today, Canada marked an important milestone by welcoming over 10,000 Afghan refugees since August...

Canada launches new temporary residence pathway to welcome those fleeing the war in Ukraine

News release March 17, 2022—Ottawa – The resiliency and courage of Ukrainians have inspired the world, and Canada is unwavering in...

Launching the Atlantic Immigration Program to drive economic growth and attract skilled workers

News release March 4, 2022—Ottawa – Immigration is vital to the future of communities across the country, and nowhere more so...

Canada to welcome those fleeing the war in Ukraine

News release March 3, 2022—Ottawa—Canada remains steadfast in support of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. Ukrainian immigrants have helped build...

New immigration plan to fill labour market shortages and grow Canada’s economy

News release February 14, 2022—Ottawa—Our immigration system has helped shape Canada into the country it is today – one that...

Launching a new online case status tracker for family class permanent residence applications

News release February 8, 2022—Ottawa—Canada needs immigration to drive our economy, help address labour shortages, and keep our communities thriving....

Modernizing Canada’s immigration system to support economic recovery and improve client experience

News release January 31, 2022 — Ottawa — Immigration is the engine of the Canadian economy, helping to address labour shortages...