Canada Immigration Levels Plan: 2019-2021

Immigration to Canada to be ramped up over next three years

Immigration categoryCategory2019 Range2019 Target2020 Range2020 Target2021 Range2021 Target
Economic ProgramsFSW, FST, CEC76,000 - 86,00081,40081,000 - 88,00085,80084,000 - 91,00088,800
Atlantic Pilot1,000 - 5,0002,0002,000 - 5,0004,000To be determined
Caregivers8,000 - 15,50014,0004,000 - 7,0005,000To be determined
Business500 - 1,500700500 - 1,500700500 - 1,500700
PNPs57,000 - 68,00061,00062,000 - 71,00067,80067,000 - 74,00071,300
Quebec (Skilled Worker & Business)To be determined
Total Economic174,000 - 209,500191,600181,000 - 206,000195,800189,000 - 212,000202,300
Family ClassSpouses, Partners, and Dependent Children66,000 - 76,00068,00066,000 - 78,00070,00066,000 - 78,00070,000
Parents and Grandparents17,000 - 22,00021,00018,000 - 24,00021,00018,000 - 24,00021,000
All Family Class Programs83,000 - 98,00088,50084,000 - 102,00091,00084,000 - 102,00091,000
Refugees and Protected PersonsProtected Persons in Canada & Dependents Abroad14,000 - 20,00016,50016,000 - 20,00018,00017,000 - 22,00020,000
Government Assisted7,500 - 9,5009,3009,000 - 11,00010,7009,000 - 11,00010,700
Blended Visa Office Referred1,000 - 3,0001,650500 - 2,5001,000500 - 2,5001,000
Privately Sponsored17,000 - 21,00020,00018,000 - 23,00020,00018,000 - 23,00020,000
Total Refugees and Protected Persons39,000 - 53,50046,45043,500 - 56,50049,70044,500 - 58,50051,700
Humanitarian and OtherTotal Humanitarian & Other3,500 - 5,0004,2503,500 - 5,0004,5004,000 - 6,0005,000
Overall Planned Permanent Admissions310,000 - 350,000330,800310,000 - 360,000341,000320,000 - 370,000350,000

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