There are 3 business immigration programs in Quebec
If you wish to come to Quebec to start a business or buy an existing one, verify if you qualify for the Entrepreneur Program.
If you wish to come to Quebec to participate in its economic development by investing, verifiy if you qualify for the Investors Program.
If you wish to come to Québec to create your own employment through the exercise of a profession or by being self-employed, verify if you qualify for the Self-Employed Worker Program.
Elsewhere in Canada, the federal programs for entrepreneurs and investors are inexistent, the only valid program is the Self-Employed Worker Program.
Recently, there have been two new programs:
- Canada's Start-Up Visa Program
- Immigrant Investor Venture Capital Pilot Program.( end of January 2015)