Invest Investor

Federal Investor

On June 19 2014, Bill C-31 became law and applications which were still in the backlog of the federal Immigrant Investor Program and Entrepreneur Program were terminated.

Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program

Applicants must have a personal net worth of CDN $10 million or more. The net worth must have been acquired through legal, private sector business or investment activities. Applicants must be willing and able to make at-risk investment (non-guaranteed) of CDN $2 million in the Immigrant Investor Venture Capital (IIVC) Fund.

Applicants must:

  • prove language proficiency in English or French in all four language abilities (speaking, reading, listening and writing) CLB 5

They must also have:

  • a completed Canadian post-secondary degree, diploma or certificate of at least one year.