landed immigrant


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landed immigrant

n
Canadian a former term for permanent resident
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However, he went with the man, who picked up several other newly landed immigrants, Poles, Lithuanians, and Slovaks, and took them all outside, where stood a great four-horse tallyho coach, with fifteen or twenty men already in it.
The FIS sample includes respondents who held a study permit while pursuing post-secondary education and reported being a landed immigrant when surveyed.8 The CBE comparison group finished their highest level of schooling in Canada.
The five Canadian immigrant questions in the 2006 LFS included: country of birth of the respondent, whether or not the respondent was a "landed immigrant", the month and year the respondent became a landed immigrant, and the country where the respondent received his or her highest level of education (Statistics Canada 2013a).
The ability to apply for landed immigrant status was removed in early November 1972.
To gain landed immigrant status, hopefuls needed to have fifty points or higher.
In the months since their arrival, committee members have taken them to appointments with Immigration Services, and for health assessments, and on trips to get Landed Immigrant documentation, health cards, bus passes, winter coats, mitts and boots.
A landed immigrant from the Philippines, Nonita was nominated by a distant relative.
Moreover, to become a Canadian citizen, the landed immigrant needs to pass both a knowledge test and a language test.
Paradoxically, while their skill level is not valued enough to allow them to apply for landed immigrant status, they must demonstrate that they have acquired these very skills in order to apply under the LCP.
Peters, an Australian, moved to Canada in 2002 (he is a landed immigrant, not a Canadian citizen).
The national review is being undertaken after a Postmedia News story revealed that a landed immigrant worked at a Shell gas station in Ottawa's west end for two months without being paid.