Quebec Investor

The Quebec Investor Program is open from May 29, 2017 to February 23, 2018. The maximum is 1,900 cases (1330 from China).

Investment Options

  1. The Investor must invest C$800,000 for five years (no interest payable) through a financial intermediary company into a Quebec fund that is guaranteed by the Quebec government.
  2. Investors can finance the investment amount from a financial intermediary. The non-refundable financing cost is C$220,000.

Net Worth Requirement:

Investors must have, alone or with an accompanying spouse (or de facto spouse), net assets of at least C$1.6 million.

Management Experience:

Investors must have experience in managing a legal farming, commercial or industrial business; or in a legal professional business where the staff (excluding the investor) occupies the equivalent of at least two full-time jobs; or for an international agency; or a government or one of its departments or agencies.

Management Experience is defined as having performed, for at least two (2) years in the five (5) years preceding the application for a selection certificate, the duties related to the planning, management and control of financial resources and of human or material resources of the company.

Point Assessment:

Investors are also assessed for factors such as age, nature and duration of their professional training, and language skills.