Applicants must commit CDN 800,000 in investment into a passive government-guaranteed noninterest bearing investment for a period of five years and must intend to settle in Quebec.
Applicants are also required to have a personal net worth of CDN 1,6 million and possess two years of management or business experience within five years immediately before making their application.
Age of the applicant, their education and experience and their language skills are considered in reviewing the visa applications. This program is subject to annual quotas. Applications from China, Hong Kong and Macao are capped. Applicants are required to settle in the province of Quebec.
Dependents can be included under the main applicant’s application. Applicants are able to apply for citizenship after 4 years residency.