Work Permit through Spouse or Common law partner Class sponsorship application
Applicants who are already in Canada under been sponsored by their spouse or common-law partner, may submit an application for an open work permit. This work permit application should be submitted along with the sponsorship application and should include the work permit processing fee on the open work permit holder’s fee.
To be eligible to submit a work permit application you must:
- Currently be in Canada and are being sponsored by your spouse or common-law partner.
- Have valid status as a visitor, worker or student at the time your application is submitted.
- Not be inadmissible to Canada.
If you have already submitted your sponsorship application and did not include a work permit application, you may submit the work permit application soon as you receive a file number for your sponsorship application.
To find out more about this program please contact us.