Description of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, including a summary of the authorizations required and exceptional situations.
Obtaining an offer of employment
How to take the steps to come and work in Québec as a temporary worker.
To come and work temporarily in Quebec, you must obtain authorization from the provincial and federal governments.
After obtaining your authorizations
Discover the steps to follow after having received the necessary authorizations for your temporary work stay.
Renewing your authorizations
To renew your authorizations to work temporarily in Québec, you must generally submit a new selection application.
When your spouse and children accompany you
Find out about employment and study opportunities for your spouse and for your children accompanying you during your work stay in Québec.
Staying in Québec permanently
If you wish to stay in Québec permanently, you could submit a permanent selection application to one of the Québec immigration programs for skilled workers.
Last update: June 26, 2023