Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS) for immigrants

If you are leaving the Philippines as an immigrant / permanent resident / landed immigrant, you are required to attend the mandatory Pre-Departure Orientation Seminar (PDOS). The Commission...
Toronto Pearson International Airport

Toronto Pearson International Airport – no mask, no ticket, no access

Toronto Pearson International Airport has banned well-wishers inside the airport as a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

Reservation and Registration (R&R) for PDOS

Are you a Filipino immigrant about to leave for Australian Canada, Italy, Japan, New Zealand or the United States? Then you need to register for the Pre-Departure...
O Canada

O Canada – National Anthem of Canada (English, French & bilingual)

"O Canada" is the national anthem of Canada. There are three official versions, English, French and bilingual.
Canadian citizenship

Canadian citizenship ceremonies will be done online due to COVID-19

Permanent residents who had their Canadian citizenship ceremonies cancelled due to the pandemic will now be able to attend it online.
top 10 source countries

Top 10 source countries for new immigrants to Canada

The Philippines continues to rank among the top 10 source countries for new immigrants to Canada, after India and China, beating out the United States.

Canada Day 2020: Happy 153rd birthday, Canada!

Canada Day is the national day of Canada. July 1 marks the day the colonies of the Province of Canada, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick became a...
Canada Travel Restrictions

Canada Travel Restrictions updated March 2021

Learn more about Canada travel restrictions in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, who is allowed to enter and what are the requirements.
Express Entry

Express Entry – Top 10 source countries of immigrants to Canada

Canada uses a system called Express Entry to manage the hundreds of thousands of applications made from around the world.

CBSA updates Entry Exit Program to collect biographic information

Officers from the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) collect biographic information from travellers leaving and entering Canada.