Category: Canada

Visas, Immigration & Nationality

What is the Tier 5 UK Youth Mobility Scheme?

The Tier 5 Youth Mobility Scheme (YMS) Visa was introduced in 2008 and replaced the previous Working Holiday Visa. The United Kingdom exited the European Union on 31 January 2020 and with Brexit came the UK’s points-based system officially introduced on 1 January 2021. Anyone who wants to work or study in the UK and…
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USA: CDC Issues ‘Very High’ Warning Against All Travel to Canada

With over 1 million COVID-19 cases in Canada, the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a warning against all travel to Canada due to the “current situation” in the country.  The United States CDC issued a Level 4 or “very high” warning against all travel to Canada, stating: “Because of…
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US Land Borders With Canada, Mexico Extended Again

The U.S. government has announced that the country’s land borders with North American neighbors Canada and Mexico will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month, through April 21 due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The Department of Homeland Security reiterated that the goal of the extended border closures is to limit the…
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Canadian Working Holiday Visa – Everything You Need to Know

In the past decades, tourism has experienced continued growth and became one of the fastest growing economic sectors globally. However, things came into a grinding halt last year due to the global pandemic.   2020 has been undeniably a rocky road but the new year brings the hope of new air corridors opening up and better…
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Working Holiday Visas – Which Countries Offer Working Holiday Visas?

What is a Working Holiday? Who is Eligible for a Working Holiday Visa? What Can I Do on a Working Holiday Visa? Which Countries Offer Working Holiday Visas? Argentina Australia Austria Canada The Czech Republic Denmark France Germany Hong Kong Ireland Israel Italy Japan New Zealand Norway Poland South Korea Singapore Slovakia Spain Sweden The…
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