Permanent residency in Canada is a status granting someone who is not a Canadiancitizen the right to live and work in Canada without any time limit on their stay.
As a permanent resident, you receive great opportunities and benefits in Canada. Having a PR card allows you to live, work and study in Canada on a permanent basis. The PR Card is normally issued for 5 years and can be renewed.
As a permanent resident, you and your dependants have :-
The Canada PR Process: How Do I Become a Permanent Resident of Canada?
There are a number of ways to obtain a Canadian PR. You should think about it in terms of “immigration categories”. Each category represents a legal means to obtain permanent resident status. Five main categories for Canadian Permanent Residence are: