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Documents for Express Entry

The journey to Canadian immigration through Express Entry is an exciting and transformative experience. As you set sail into this, equipped with ambition and determination, understanding the essential documents required becomes paramount.

At ImmigCanada, we are your seasoned navigators, ready to guide you through the intricacies of the Express Entry process. In this quest for a new chapter in your life, trust us to guide the path ahead, ensuring a smooth and successful expedition toward realizing your Canadian dream.

Key Documents for Your Express Entry Journey

Starting on your Express Entry application? Here’s a breakdown of the key Documents for Express Entry you’ll need at different stages of the process.

Documents for Your Profile

While creating your profile, gather essential information from these documents:

  • Passport or travel document (Special steps for Venezuelan passport holders)
  • Language test results
  • Proof of Canadian education or educational credential assessment report
  • Provincial nomination (if applicable)
  • Written job offer from a Canadian employer (if applicable)
  • Proof of work experience
  • Certificate of qualification in a trade occupation (if applicable)
  • Proof of funds

Related Links:

Express Entry Process
Documents for Express Entry
Submit an Express Entry profile: Online form
Apply for permanent residence: Express Entry
If your Express Entry application is approved
Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) for Express Entry
Express Entry Invitation to Apply explained

Permanent Residence Application Documents

Starting October 1, 2023, an upfront medical exam is no longer required. When invited to apply, upload copies of your profile documents and include:

  • Police certificates
  • Proof of funds
  • Birth certificate for dependent children
  • Use of a Representative form (if applicable)
  • Common-law union form (if applicable)
  • Marriage certificate (if applicable)
  • Divorce certificate and legal separation agreement (if applicable)
  • Death certificate (if applicable)
  • Adoption certificate (if applicable)

Other Documents

Only submit these if included in your personalized document checklist. While not mandatory, they may be relevant to your application:

  • Proof of relationship to a relative in Canada
  • Digital photos for identity confirmation
  • Other names or aliases confirmation
  • Authority to release personal information form
  • Any additional documents you deem relevant

Your Express Entry journey is unique, and so are your document requirements. Rest assured, we’re here to guide you at every step. Your application won’t be refused for not submitting non-mandatory documents, but they serve to ensure you meet program requirements.

Prepare your documents thoughtfully, and let’s navigate your Express Entry path seamlessly together!