New regulatory college for immigration, citizenship consultants in Canada launches

November 25, 2021
A new regulatory college has been launched to oversee Canada’s immigration consulting profession. The College of Immigration and Citizenship Consultants will provide licensing, oversight, investigation, and enforcement to immigration and citizenship consultants working in Canada and abroad. Those interested in entering the profession will need to complete a specialized graduate diploma program through Queen’s University or the Université de Montréal. Those licensed by the College will be required to complete annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements as well as an annual practice assessment. Financial Post (National)