If your amendment request is approved, IRCC will mail the new study permit to your mailing address.
Check your study permit
Your new study permit should now include a condition that states “May accept employment..” or “May work…”; examples include:
- May accept employment on the campus of the institution at which registered in full-time studies.
- May work 20 hrs off-campus or full-time during regular breaks if meeting criteria outlined in section 186(v) of IRPR.
- May accept employment on or off campus if meeting eligibility criteria as per R186(f), (v) or (w). Must cease working if no longer meeting these criteria.
Save a copy
You should save a digital copy of your study permit immediately in a safe and accessible location.
After you receive your study permit
To be paid for work in Canada, you will need to apply for a Social Insurance Number. Find out what it is and how you get it.