Have you considered hiring a foreign nanny? NannyServices.ca has
foreign live in nannies in our database who have already qualified for
the Live In Caregiver (LCP) visa and live in Canada right now. You can
also find a foreign live in nanny who is not in Canada for free, using
sources like “Live in nanny
but in either of the options you as employer have to complete the hiring
process according the federal law.
The process is explained in the Canadian
a live-in caregiver". This site will answer
many of your questions and help you to apply.
There are a few questions you must ask prior to hiring a foreign
- Am I eligible for the LCP as an employer? There are several
requirements to be an employer in the LCP. A) Do I qualify under the
income test? B) Can I provide a legally sufficient residence for the
live in caregiver? C) Can I provide the correct documentation to
prove that I have a need for the caregiver?
- Is my chosen caregiver eligible for the LCP? A) Does the
caregiver have the requisite educational requirements? B) Does the
caregiver have the required hours of paid work in the past 2, 3 and
4 years. C) Does the caregiver have the required ability to speak
either English or French.
- Can I meet the requirements of the Labour Market Impact
(LMIA). You must comply with the regulations of the HRSDC in order to
receive the LMIA ruling.
to follow the steps in order to make the process legal and therefore tax
If you require assistance with the process and paperwork,
NannyServices.ca works with accredited immigration specialists who work
with LCP applicants. We can refer you to them for help. Just complete
the request below.