- North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).
- Other free trade agreements.
- General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS).
The following examples of categories may fall within the scope of the above agreements:
- Business visitors.
- Individuals transferred within a company.
- Investors, etc.
Individuals in any of the above categories receive a job offer waiver and are usually exempted from the CAQ requirement.
Please note: The terms "businesspeople" and "business visitors" should not be confused. Business visitors are in a different category and the requirements they must comply with are not the same. As a general rule, business visitors do not need a work permit.