Free Assesment Form

Immigration News

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program Opening in May 2016

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 06, Apr 2016

visas default image The Quebec Province in Canada is going to accept the fresh applications under its worldwide popular, Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) opening next month. The QIIP is opening w.e.f. May 30, 2016 and will continue till February 28, 2017. This investor program of Quebec is the only big immigrant investor program of its kind in Canada and the second largest investment program in the region after US EB-5 of USA. Let’s find out the key features of this latest immigrant investor program opening in the coming month.

Key Features of Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP)-2016

Below are the key features of the QIIP opening 30th May 2016:

  • The QIIP is open from May 30, 2016 to February 28, 2017.
  • The program will accept a total of 1900 Applications
  • A maximum 1330 applications will be accepted from China, Honk Kong and Macao and remaining 570 applications will be accepted from rest of the world.
  • The applicants require paying the Application processing fee of C$15,000.
  • The selected candidates and their family members in QIIP will become eligible to get the permanent residency in Quebec,
Eligibility Conditions for QIIP
  • An applicant should have legally obtained personal net worth of minimum CAD 1.6 million.
  • An applicant need to have minimum 2 years of senior managerial experience in last 5 years in any eligible partnership, private entity, NGO or government body
  • Interested applicants need to make a minimum interest free investment of CAD $800,000 for 5 years. This will be a prescribed (government guaranteed) investment.
  • Must show the intent to settle in Quebec.
Quebec is Also Accepting Applications for Entrepreneur and Self Employed Programs

Apart from the QIIP, the Quebec is also accepting fresh applications under the Entrepreneur Program and Self Employed Program w.e.f. April 1, 2016.

Entrepreneur Program: A total of 50 applications will be accepted under this program from the candidates with managerial experience and minimum net worth of CAD $300,000.

Self Employed Program: A total of 50 applications shall get accepted under this program from the self employed individuals, who have experience in occupation or trade they wish to practice in the province of Quebec and with net worth of at least CAD $100,000.

The applicants of QIIP and Entrepreneur Program who have an “advanced intermediate” proficiency in French language will be given priority and they won’t be subject to cap as well.

How to get assistance to Apply in Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP)?

Well, if you are planning get permanent residency in Canada by applying to QIIP, you must clearly understand the procedural guidelines and requirements. We advise you to coordinate with the Canada immigration specialist at Visas Avenue to get the best assistance and support to apply in the program and follow up for the visa later on.

The Visas Avenue is a team of highly qualified and certified immigration experts, who help people migrate to their desired country. We specialize in Canada Immigration.

You may fill the free assessment form to get your profile assessed for the program eligibility determination and subsequently receive the call from the Canadian immigration expert. You may the expert directly at, 011-48447777 or 080-46668222 to fix the free appointment, discuss the program and start the procedure to apply in QIIP.

You may like this :

Quebec skilled worker program

Quebec has announced the new dates for Online Application for QSWP skilled worker program also


Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


Free Assessment Visa Assessment Form

    Please fill in the fields below .

  • SEND