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About Shawar Law
With more than thirteen years of immigration experience, Shawar Law specializes in and offers comprehensive immigration services for all types of immigration cases, including, but not limited to, applications for permanent residence, applications for temporary residence, other visa applications and citizenship applications. Shawar Law also provides the full range of immigration litigation services including hearings and appeals before the Federal Court of Canada, Immigration Appeal Division and the Immigration and Refugee Board. Experience the Shawar Law difference right from the initial consultation and be assured that your application is always handled with the attention and priority it deserves.
Who or what is a temporary resident?
A temporary resident is a foreign national who is legally authorized to enter Canada for a defined period.
A foreign national has temporary resident status when they legally enter and/or remain in Canada as a visitor, student, worker or temporary resident permit holder.
Who or what is a permanent resident?
A permanent resident or landed immigrant, also known as PR, is a person who has legally immigrated to Canada but is not yet a Canadian citizen.
There are various ways to obtain permanent residence in Canada under the economic or non-economic class.
Recent Immigration Updates
Immigration Canada resumes processing of applications in progress
As most IRCC offices, visa application centres (VACs) around the world, and application support centers (ASCs) in the United ...Read More
Immigration Canada extends the public policy allowing visitors to apply for work permits inside Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic
A temporary public policy that allows visitors to apply for and receive a work permit without having to leave Canada will be ...Read More