EXEMPTION from paying the $1000 Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA) application processing fee

EFFECTIVE DEC 8, 2017:  Exemption from paying $1000 LMIA application  fee for most employers.

 

ELDER CARE:   Families or individuals seeking to hire a foreign caregiver to provide home care for individuals requiring assistance with medical needs are exempt from paying the Labour Market Impact Assessment application processing fee.     

GUARANTEE:  NannyElderCare Agency will ensure you receive $1,000 exemption if hiring for elderly (we will ensure you have the required proof )

 

CHILD CARE:   Families or individuals with a gross annual income of $150,000 or less, seeking to hire a foreign caregiver to provide childcare to a child under 13 years of age, also qualify for the processing fee exemption.    If you are asking to be considered for Exemption, they will ask for FAMILY INCOME (IF there are two parents living in one home they will ask total income of both – not just one parent )    Year 2016 NOA is required for each parent – calculations are done based on Total Income shown on line 150 of the NOA       NannyElderCare Agency will provide free calculation so you can be assured of receiving $1,000 Exemption of LMIA Fee

EXAMPLES:

SINGLE parent will get EXEMPTION IF they have less than $150,000 GROSS (Gross Income is typically the amount entered on line 150 on YEAR 2016 NOA Notice of Assessment from CRA)

TWO PARENTs living in same home will need to show the GROSS INCOME of BOTH parents — in order to be eligible for exemption
(based on clarification given by HRSDC by phone on Jan 2)

Gross Income is typically the amount entered on line 150 on YEAR 2016 NOA Notice of Assessment from CRA

Free evaluation & overview of hiring – Contact: TimKinney@NannyEldercare.com   Please mention if for Elderly care or  Child care  IF child care please mention your income for you & also your spouse  (line 150 of the NOA for YEAR 2016)

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/services/foreign-workers/median-wage/low/requirements.html#h2.2