PR to TR

TR to PR Pathway

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Temporary Resident to Permanent Resident (TR to PR) is a temporary public policy pathway that allows certain temporary residents who are currently working in Canada as well as their families to apply for permanent residence for a limited time.

 Who are eligible?

  1. Those who have one year (1560 hours) or an equal amount of part-time experience in an essential occupation or the health service field. And,
  2. Recent graduates from a Canadian post-secondary institution (It is now closed)

Application limit:

20,000 – Health care workers in Canada

30,000 – Essential workers in Canada

40,000 – International graduates from a Canadian Institution (Reached maximum number and it is now closed.

Unlimited – French-speaking health cares workers in Canada

Unlimited – French Speaking essential workers in Canada

Unlimited – French-speaking international graduates from a Canadian institution

Who can apply through the Healthcare/Essential worker stream?

  • Currently working and living in Canada
  • Have valid status in Canada
  • Have a minimum language of CLB 4 in each band (Listening, Reading, Speaking and Writing)
  • Have at least 1 year of eligible work experience (1560 hours) in the past 3 years and must be employed in Canada when you submit your application
  • Plan to live outside of Quebec
  • Not be a refugee claimant in Canada

Eligible Occupation:

Eligible essential occupations

NOC       Occupation

6611       Cashiers

6621       Service station attendants

6622       Store shelf stockers, clerks and order fillers

6623       Other sales related occupations

7201       Contractors and supervisors, machining, metal forming, shaping and erecting trades and related occupations

7202       Contractors and supervisors, electrical trades and telecommunications occupations

7203       Contractors and supervisors, pipefitting trades

7204       Contractors and supervisors, carpentry trades

7205       Contractors and supervisors, other construction trades, installers, repairers and servicers

7231       Machinists and machining and tooling inspectors

7232       Tool and die makers

7233       Sheet metal workers

7234       Boilermakers

7235       Structural metal and platework fabricators and fitters

7236       Ironworkers

7237       Welders and related machine operators

7241       Electricians (except industrial and power system)

7242       Industrial electricians

7243       Power system electricians

7244       Electrical power line and cable workers

7245       Telecommunications line and cable workers

7246       Telecommunications installation and repair workers

7247       Cable television service and maintenance technicians

7251       Plumbers

7252       Steamfitters, pipefitters and sprinkler system installers

7253       Gas fitters

7271       Carpenters

7272       Cabinetmakers

7281       Bricklayers

7282       Concrete finishers

7283       Tilesetters

7284       Plasterers, drywall installers and finishers and lathers

7291       Roofers and shinglers

7292       Glaziers

7293       Insulators

7294       Painters and decorators (except interior decorators)

7295       Floor covering installers

7441       Residential and commercial installers and servicers

7442       Waterworks and gas maintenance workers

7444       Pest controllers and fumigators

7445       Other repairers and servicers

7451       Longshore workers

7452       Material handlers

7511       Transport truck drivers

7512       Bus drivers, subway operators and other transit operators

7513       Taxi and limousine drivers and chauffeurs

7514       Delivery and courier service drivers

7521       Heavy equipment operators (except crane)

7522       Public works maintenance equipment operators and related workers

7531       Railway yard and track maintenance workers

7532       Water transport deck and engine room crew

7533       Boat and cable ferry operators and related occupations

7534       Air transport ramp attendants

7535       Other automotive mechanical installers and servicers

7611       Construction trades helpers and labourers

7612       Other trades helpers and labourers

7621       Public works and maintenance labourers

7622       Railway and motor transport labourers

8611       Harvesting labourers

8612       Landscaping and grounds maintenance labourers

8613       Aquaculture and marine harvest labourers

8614       Mine labourers

8615       Oil and gas drilling, servicing and related labourers

1511       Mail, postal and related workers

1512       Letter carriers

1513       Couriers, messengers and door-to-door distributors

6421       Retail salespersons

6731       Light duty cleaners

6732       Specialized cleaners

6733       Janitors, caretakers and building superintendents

8431       General farm workers

8432       Nursery and greenhouse workers

8441       Fishing vessel deckhands

8442       Trappers and hunters

9461       Process control and machine operators, food and beverage processing

9462       Industrial butchers and meat cutters, poultry preparers and related workers

9463       Fish and seafood plant workers

9465       Testers and graders, food and beverage processing

0821       Managers in agriculture

0822       Managers in horticulture

4031       French and French immersion secondary school teachers (language of instruction must be French)

4032       French and French immersion elementary school and kindergarten teachers (language of instruction must be French)

4411       Home child care providers

4413       Elementary and secondary school teacher assistants

6331       Retail butchers

6523       Airline ticket and service agents

6524       Ground and water transport ticket agents, cargo service representatives and related clerks

6541       Security guards and related security service occupations

6551       Customer services representatives – financial institutions

6552       Other customer and information services representatives

8252       Agricultural service contractors, farm supervisors and specialized livestock workers

8255       Contractors and supervisors, landscaping, grounds maintenance and horticulture services

9617       Labourers in food and beverage processing

9618       Labourers in fish and seafood processing

Eligible healthcare occupations

NOC       Occupation

3011       Nursing co-ordinators and supervisors

3012       Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses

3111       Specialist physicians

3112       General practitioners and family physicians

3113       Dentists

3121       Optometrists

3122       Chiropractors

3124       Allied primary health practitioners

3125       Other professional occupations in health diagnosing and treating

3131       Pharmacists

3132       Dietitians and nutritionists

3141       Audiologists and speech-language pathologists

3142       Physiotherapists

3143       Occupational therapists

3144       Other professional occupations in therapy and assessment

3211       Medical laboratory technologists

3212       Medical laboratory technicians and pathologists’ assistants

3214       Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists and cardiopulmonary technologists

3215       Medical radiation technologists

3216       Medical sonographers

3217       Cardiology technologists and electrophysiological diagnostic technologists, n.e.c.

3219       Other medical technologists and technicians (except dental health)

3221       Denturists

3222       Dental hygienists and dental therapists

3223       Dental technologists, technicians and laboratory assistants

3231       Opticians

3232       Practitioners of natural healing

3233       Licensed practical nurses

3234       Paramedical occupations

3236       Massage therapists

3237       Other technical occupations in therapy and assessment

3411       Dental assistants

3413       Nurse aides, orderlies and patient service associates

3414       Other assisting occupations in support of health services

4151       Psychologists

4152       Social workers

4153       Family, marriage and other related counsellors

4165       Health policy researchers, consultants and program officers

4212       Social and community service workers

4412       Home support workers, housekeepers and related occupations