Monthly Statistics of Work Permits Issuance
How many work permits were issued in the last month? How many of them were under the International Mobility Program, the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, and the Humanitarian and Compassionate purposes? Here you will always find the exact numbers of Work Permits Issuance in Canada.
The statistics of the Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) is updated with a delay of two-three months. We will publish new updates once the government makes them available.
In December 2019, Canada issued 39,060 Work Permits. 26,715 of them were issued under the International Mobility Program (IMP), 5,020 under the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP), and 7,325 were issued for Humanitarian and Compassionate purposes. As of December 31, Canada issued 469,775 work permits in 2019.