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Calgary Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCIC)

In Canada, you need to be authorized with the right credentials to act on behalf of an applicant with Citizenship and Immigration Canada.  These special individuals are known as Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultants (RCIC) and are accredited by the Immigration Consultants of Canada Regulatory Council (ICCRC).  

Immigration consultants need to pass an academic requirement before they become a full member of ICCRC to help immigration clients with their applications.  There are many cases of fraudulent activities related to immigration consultants with no diploma or ICCRC memberships.  Please be cautious when dealing with other consultants and ask for their credentials! 

What does a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant do?  

A Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant will most commonly help our clients with their immigration applications to Canada.  They have many important responsibilities during an immigration process such as:

  • Assessing the client’s situation and advising on which immigration option to take
  • Preparing clients for VISA interviews if necessary
  • Preparing and reviewing of immigration applications to ensure accuracy of documents
  • Assisting clients in all forms of immigration to Canada;
  • Family sponsorships
  • Temporary Residence
  • Claiming Refugee Status
  • Permanent Residence
  • Student/Work Permit
  • Provincial Nominee Applications (PNP)
  • Employing Foreign Workers and more                                                                        

Our immigration consultants may also provide alternative methods of immigration to Canada and will give you sound advice.  Please see them for more information.

Immigration Team of Consultants and Lawyers

At Shim Law, our immigration consultants and lawyers work together to accomplish one goal – to find the best legal approach to immigration to Canada. 

An important aspect of having our consultants and lawyers work together is to identify any legal violations that may present themselves during the immigration process and then for us to resolve it as swiftly as possible.  

Our immigration team can work on any complex immigration situations because of their combined knowledge and industry experience dealing with immigration and legal guidance. 

By having both sides of the same coin working together, we can seamlessly guide you through the application process and legally represent you if we see a legal issue arise.  

Our immigration consultants work very closely with our immigration lawyers to ensure your applications are 100% accurate and to help you move to Canada as efficiently as possible.  

At Shim Law, we can provide up to 10 different languages for our immigration services.  Please contact us by calling (403) 476-2011 or booking a consultation online now. 

About Shim Law

Shim Law is a multicultural law firm that provides legal services to clients in Calgary and around the world. With lawyers fluent in up to 20 languages, we can provide accurate legal representation regardless of language barriers. Our practice areas include family law, real estate law, and more.

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