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Limited liability company
Industry Immigration
Founded November 15, 2005 (2005-11-15)[1]
Headquarters Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
Number of locations
Canada, India
Area served
Key people
Michael Hajek (owner)
Services Immigration advice

CanadaUpdates is a Canadian registered LLC and website, which provides information to those who wish to immigrate to Canada.

The company also provides assistance for immigrants under the United States Green Card procedure,[2] as well advice for those wishing immigrate to the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.[3]


Formed as an LLC and launched as a blog in 2005, CanadaUpdates was relaunched by owner Michael Hajek as a one-stop detailed information and news portal about various aspects of immigration services,[4] to aid the potential immigrants to Canada in gaining knowledge about the process of immigration before they plan to move. Since this time, the services from the owning LLC have expanded to include immigration assistance and form completion, together with the opening of a second office in Mohali, Chandigarh, India in May 2008. The result is that CanadaUpdates is one of the leading information portals for immigrants to Canada.[5][6][7]


CanadaUpdates operates from offices in Surrey, British Columbia, with a secondary support offices located in Mohali, and Gurgaon, India.

Via the website, relaunched in 2012,[8] CanadaUpdates provides coverage of various types of news related to Canadian immigration.[5][9][10] Some of the most popular news sections are the health and lifestyle of immigrants in different nations and their comparison with their natives,[11][12] as well as job scenarios and opportunities in different nations.[13][14] The site also carries a section dedicated to the latest announcements made by different immigration departments,[15] and summaries regarding any changes in immigration laws and rules.[6][16] CanadaUpdates opened their Facebook page in November 2011.[17]

Via the owning LLC, CanadaUpdates provides its clientele with immigration application assistance,[16] having helped numerous Canadian visa applicants from almost every nation on the globe.[5][6][7] The company now also provides assistance for immigrants under the United States Green Card procedure,[2] as well as the United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand.[3]

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  1. ^ "". Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  2. ^ a b "Acquiring US Green Card". 7 February 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  3. ^ a b " - The Free Immigration Advice and Latest Updates Now on Facebook". Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  4. ^ "Canada Updates Information". February 7, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  5. ^ a b c John Biles, Meyer Burstein & James Frideres (June 1, 2008). Immigration and Integration in Canada in the Twenty-first Century. Queen's Policy Studies. ISBN 1553392167. 
  6. ^ a b c Nupur Gogia & Bonnie Slade (March 15, 2011). About Canada: Immigration. Fernwood Publishing. ISBN 1552664074. 
  7. ^ a b Martin Bray (January 1, 2008). Immigration to Canada: Step by Step Guide. # Emjays Graphics. ISBN 0981469507. 
  8. ^ " Announces a Website That is Completely Dedicated to Providing Authentic Information about Canada Immigration". February 7, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  9. ^ Barrington Walker (March 31, 2008). The History of Immigration and Racism in Canada: Essential Readings. Canadian Scholars Press. ISBN 155130340X. 
  10. ^ Harleen Kaur (November 23, 2011). "Canada Super Visas will facilitate immigrants". Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  11. ^ H. Srikanth (February 1, 2010). Indigenous Peoples in Liberal Democratic States: A Comparative Study of Conflict and Accommodation in Canada and India. Bauu Institute. ISBN 098204674X. 
  12. ^ Harleen Kaur (November 5, 2011). "Gullible becoming victims of immigration agents". Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  13. ^ Canada and India. Hardpress Publishing. January 1, 2012. ISBN 1290085102. 
  14. ^ Harleen Kaur (March 5, 2012). "Plenty of jobs in Alberta call for better immigration schemes". Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  15. ^ "Canada govt to roll out new immigration regime". Times of India. April 6, 2012. Retrieved 2012-05-15. 
  16. ^ a b Canada Laws, Statutes (August 1, 2010). The Law and Regulations of Canada Respecting Immigration and Immigrants. Nabu Press. ISBN 1177595052. 
  17. ^ "CanadaUpdates". Facebook. Retrieved 2012-05-15. 

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