LEGAL FEES

Temporary Residence Applications

Service Legal Fee Government Fees
Consultation 15 Mins: Free
15-30 Mins: $200
30-60 Mins: $350
*If retained for the matter, consult fee is credited towards the file
Visitor/Tourist Visa $1,000 – 1,500 $100 per person + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Business Visitor $500 –$2,000 Visa exempt: no fee
Visa Requiring: $100 per person + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Student Visa $2,000 $100 per person + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Regular LMIA $5,000 (LMIA)
$1,500 (Work Permit)
$1,000 per position for the LMIA + $155 per person for Work Permit + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Global Talent Stream LMIA $3,500 (LMIA)
$1,500 (Work Permit)
$1,000 per position for the LMIA + $155 per person for Work Permit + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
NAFTA Professionals Work Permit $2,500 – 3,500 $155 per person + $230 employer compliance fee + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Other Free Trade Agreement Work Permits $2,500 – 5,000 $155 per person + $230 employer compliance fee + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Intra-Company Transfer Work Permit $2,500 – 4,500 $155 per person + $230 employer compliance fee + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Significant Benefit Work Permit $3,500 – 5,000 $155 per person + $230 employer compliance fee + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Other LMIA-exempt Work Permit Fees vary by category $155 per person + $230 employer compliance fee + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Short Term Work Permit Exemption $750 – 1,500 (visa exempt)
$2,000 (visa requiring)
Visa exempt: no fee
Visa Requiring: $100 per person + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Super Visa $1,750 (1 parent)
$2,220 (2 parents)
$100 per person + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Post Graduation Work Permit
*if we prepared the Study Permit application
$500 – 750 $255
Bridge Open Work Permit/PNP Work Permit
*if we prepared the application for permanent residence
$500 – 750 $255
Dependents
Open Work Permit for Spouse/Common-Law Partner $500 – 1,000 $255 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Visitor Record or Study Permit for Accompanying Dependents $500 – 750 $100 per person + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required

Permanent Residence Applications

Service Legal Fee Government Fees
Spousal Sponsorship – Outside Canada $4,000 $1,040 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Spousal Sponsorship – Inside Canada $4,500
*includes initial Open Work Permit
$1,040 + $255 for Work Permit + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Parental Sponsorship $4,500 $1,040 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Sponsorship Appeals $7,500 N/A
Express Entry $5,000 $1,040 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
PNP $6,000 – 10,000 Provincial: fees vary by province
Federal: $1,040 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Entrepreneur $20,000 – 35,000 Provincial: fees vary by province
Federal: $1,040 per adult + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Start-Up Visa $10,000 – 20,000 $1,540 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Self-Employed $8,500 – 15,000 $1,540 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Quebec Investor $15,000 – 25,000 Provincial: $15,496
Federal: $1,040 per adult + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Caregiver (Home Child Care Provider or Home Support Worker) $4,000 – 6,000 $1,040 per adult + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Humanitarian & Compassionate $6,500 $1,040 per adult + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Dependents
Spouse/Common-Law Partner $1,000 – 1,500 $1,040 + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required
Dependent Children $500 – 1,000 $150 per child + $85 per person (14yrs+), if biometrics required

Other

Service Legal Fee Government Fees
PR Card Renewal $1,500 – 5,000 $50
Citizenship (grant) $2,000 – 4,000 $630 (adult)
$100 (under 18yrs)
Residence Questionnaire $1,500 – 3,000 N/A
Certificate of Canadian Citizenship $1,000 – 1,500 $75
Temporary Resident Permit $1,500 – 5,000 $200
Criminal Rehabilitation $3,500 – 5,000 $200 – 1,000
Authorization to Return to Canada $1,500 – 3,000 $400
ATIP $250 – 500 $5.00 per request