Exciting News from Leduc International: Relocation and New Immigration Products!


Leduc International has undergone many exciting developments in the last few months. Relaunching the Leduc International website, new offices, being appointed as a recognized financial intermediary by the Ministère de l’Immigration de la Francisation et de l'Intégration, representing clients in spousal sponsorship and start-up visa.

Leduc continues to offer unbeatable immigration services in Canada with a team of in-house lawyers and business experts.

Leduc International, a leader in Quebec Immigration

From the inception of the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program , in 1986, Leduc has been a key player, representing foreign nationals from around the world. With over 10,000 successful cases under the said Program the team is excited to be part of the relaunch of the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program as a designated financial intermediary.
With a growing in-house team, legal and business experts, they are ready to helping foreign nationals navigate the complexities of Quebec immigration with ease and confidence.

Canadian Immigration experts!

Leduc has always been on the forefront of Canadian immigration, whether it be seeking assistance in spousal sponsorship, visa applications, start-up visa, immigrant investor program, entrepreneur program, residency permits or citizenship process, our in-house lawyers are committed to providing personalized, reliable, accurate advice to meet any unique need.
With our experienced team and a track record of successful outcomes, Leduc is here to make your immigration journey smoother and successful!

New Address

The new business address is 4150 Sainte-Catherine Ouest, Suite 328, H3Z 2Y5, Westmount. The new offices allow them to better accommodate their growing team and serve you more efficiently.
Book an appointment today with one of their lawyers or business experts to see how they can assist with your immigration application or business ventures in Canada.

Canada Announces Cap on Start-Up Visa Applications and a Full- Pause on Self-employed Persons to Reduce Backlogs and Improve Processing Times


Canada Immigration Minister Marc Miller has announced, on April 29, a cap on the number of permanent residence applications through the Start-Up Visa and a full pause on self-employed, which took effect on Tuesday April 30, 2024. These changes are motivated to decrease the backlog and improve the processing time.

“Fast processing is critical to the success of entrepreneurs who come to Canada through our federal business programs,” he said. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will limit the applications it receives each year to those associated with no more than 10 start-ups per designated organization.

IRCC will also provide priority processing whose start-up is supported by a Canadian capital or business incubator that is a member of Canada’s Tech Network.

“These necessary changes will set the Start-up Visa Program and Self-Employed Persons Program on the path to faster processing times while we look ahead to further reforms to make these programs more sustainable and effective over the long term.” Leduc works closely with many designated organizations and is eager to continue to support entrepreneurs in their Start-Up Visa endeavours in Canada.

Learn more about our Start-Up Visa Program.

Student Visa: International Student Working Hours Capped


Canada Immigration Minister Marc Miller has announced, on April 30, that international students working off campus hours have been capped at 24 hours starting September. After temporary lifting the twenty-hour week in 2022, Mark Miller indicated, “the need is gone”. Breaking terms of a student visa can cause the student to lose their status and possible be forced to leave Canada.

Book a meeting with our legal team for assistance.