Points for adaptability – Self-employed people
Do you want to buy or manage a farm in Canada?
As of March 10, 2018, we are no longer accepting new applications under the farm management stream of the Self-Employed Person Program.
(Maximum 6 points)
A maximum of 6 points for adaptability can be earned by any combination of the following elements.
|Adaptability||Maximum 6 points|
Spouse’s or common-law partner’s level of education
|Previous work in Canada
You, or your accompanying spouse or common-law partner have completed a minimum of one year of full-time work in Canada on a valid work permit.
|Previous study in Canada
You, or your accompanying spouse or common-law partner have completed a program of full-time study of at least two years’ duration at a post-secondary institution in Canada. You must have done this after you were 17 years old and with a valid study permit.
There is no need to have obtained a degree or diploma for these two years of study to earn these points.
|Relatives in Canada
You, or your accompanying spouse or common-law partner, have a relative (parent, grandparent, child, grandchild, child of a parent, sibling, child of a grandparent, aunt or uncle, or grandchild of a parent, niece or nephew) who is residing in Canada and is a Canadian citizen or permanent resident.
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