Canadian Immigration: A Preview of the Rest of 2021

ANALYSIS: Canadian immigration will be guided by Canada’s ability to defeat COVID-19 and whether a federal election is called.

Two major issues will shape the trajectory of Canadian immigration for the remainder of this year.

They are Canada’s ability to contain and ultimately defeat the coronavirus pandemic and secondly, whether Prime Minister Justin Trudeau decides to call an election by the fall. The following is a preview of what we can expect.