Temporary Resident Programs are for temporary immigration of people from other countries to Canada. This program is mainly for students, visitors and temporary foreign workers. Many Canadian employers are in search of workers and they recruit internationally trained workers through TFW program. However for most workers an LMIA is an essential document their employers to secure before they can recruit internationally trained workers.
Temporary Resident Visa
Under the IRPA and IRPR, depending on the foreign national’s citizenship, a TRV or ETA is required to visit Canada. Multiple entry /single entry visit visa, student visa, work visa and super visa generally comes under this category.
Foreign students may obtain a temporary resident status and those who were issued a study permit are authorized to study. Students also have the same obligations as temporary resident in Canada.
Foreign nationals who obtained a temporary resident status who have been issued a work permit are authorized to work as TFW.
Temporary Resident Permit
Usually persons who do not meet the IRPA required conditions to issue a temporary resident visa are, issued a temporary resident permit s but there may be some compelling reasons to issue this document. Inadmissible person are the ones who need to apply for a TRP if they denied visa as a PR, temporary resident visa, or they were denied admission at a POE.