Can I legally work in Canada as a US citizen?
You’ll need a visa or work permit if you want to work in Canada. The regulations are complex and vary, depending on the type of job you plan to do. Americans coming to Canada for business purposes can stay for up to six months without a work permit.
How many days can I work in Canada as a US citizen?
With your U.S. passport, you can travel to Canada for up to 180 days without having to get a visa. However, to work, you will need a visa or other lawful immigration status.
How long can I live in Canada as a US citizen?
It may or may not be possible to stay in Canada longer than six months. A U.S. citizen who wants to stay in Canada for more than six months should apply for an extension. Complete the application at least 30 days before your six-month period is complete.
Can a US citizen live in Canada and work in the US?
The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) facilitates the entry of Americans who wish to come to Canada to work or to establish a Canadian business. This visa is also a Permanent Resident Visa, but does restrict you to work in the Province that sponsored your application until you become a Canadian citizen.