When you submit your application, you must sign the Financial Self-Sufficiency Contract - Skilled Workers, Entrepreneurs and Self-Employed Workers (PDF 260 Kb).

By signing this contract, you undertake to provide for your needs and your accompanying family’s needs for at least the first three months following your arrival in Québec.

Below are the amounts, in Canadian dollars, that you must have at your disposal for the period from January 1 to December 31, 2021. This varies according to the number and kind of dependent people accompanying you:

Basic needs of a family unit for the three-month period covered by the contract (in effect from January 1 to December 31, 2021)

Number of accompanying children under 18One adultTwo adults
0$3,284$4,816
1$4,413$5,395
2$4,981$5,822
3$5,549$6,251

Add $1,531 per dependent child that is 18 or older.