Open Work Permit
An open work permit is one that allows you to work in Canada without being bound to a specific employer or performing a specific job.

Therefore, this work permit does NOT require the following:

  • A Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) from Employment and Social Development Canada.
  • Proof that a Canadian employer has submitted a job offer through the Employer Portal.
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  • This permit can only be requested under certain conditions and scenarios.
  • If you do not meet the eligibility conditions, you will not be able to apply.

There are additional requirements that you will need to meet in order to obtain a work permit, this will be according to your profile and the way you apply for such permit.