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New immigration pathway for undocumented construction workers in Greater Toronto

posted Jul 26, 2019, 6:02 PM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Jul 26, 2019, 6:05 PM ]
By Nicholas KeungImmigration Reporter
Fri., July 26, 2019

Ottawa has unveiled a new program that will offer both an immigration pathway for undocumented construction workers in Greater Toronto and help to address a labour shortage in the city.

The pilot has spots for 500 workers — plus their family members — and will open for application on September 3 through the Canadian Labour Congress, which will pre-screen and refer qualified candidates for final assessment by the immigration department.

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