Canada Immigration – Self Employed Person
Self-Employed Persons Program is open to individuals with self-employed experience as farmers, athletes (in an International Level), or craftsperson.
In this program, an applicant must demonstrate that he or she has relevant agricultural, craftsmanship, or athletic experience that will allow the applicant to be successfully self-employed in Canada and to make a significant contribution to his or her field.
An applicant should have at least two years of experience either self-employed or participating at a world class level in art, culture, recreation, or sport activities designated by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
Applicants who wish to purchase a farm must have at least two years of farm management experience and applicants are also assessed based on their education, experience, age, English/French language ability, and adaptability.
Professional Occupations in Art and Culture
|5112||Conservators and Curators|
|5121||Authors and Writers|
|5124||Professional Occupations in Public Relations and Communications|
|5125||Translators, Terminologists and Interpreters|
|5131||Producers, Directors, Choreographers and Related Occupations|
|5132||Conductors, Composers and Arrangers|
|5133||Musicians and Singers|
|5135||Actors and Comedians|
|5136||Painters, Sculptors and Other Visual Artists|
Technical and Skilled Occupations in Art, Culture, Recreation and Sport
|5211||Library and Archive Technicians and Assistants|
|5212||Technical Occupations Related to Museums and Art Galleries|
|5222||Film and Video Camera Operators|
|5223||Graphic Arts Technicians|
|5225||Audio and Video Recording Technicians|
|5226||Other Technical and Co-ordinating Occupations in Motion Pictures, Broadcasting and the Performing Arts|
|5227||Support Occupations in Motion Pictures, Broadcasting and the Performing Arts|
|5231||Announcers and Other Broadcasters|
|5241||Graphic Designers and Illustrators|
|5243||Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers|
|5244||Artisans and Craftspersons|
|5245||Patternmakers - Textile, Leather and Fur Products|
|5253||Sports Officials and Referees|
|5254||Program Leaders and Instructors in Recreation, Sport and Fitness|