For Work Permit Extension, you need to apply at least 30 days before the expiry date. An applicant can live under implied status in Canada while waiting for the decision on his/her extension application.
Who can apply:
If you apply to extend or change the conditions of your work permit before it expires, you’re legally allowed to stay in Canada while we process your application.
If your work permit expires while we process your application, find out if you can keep working.
Applicants are eligible if their:
You cannot start working at a different job or for a new employer until you get your work permit with the new conditions.
You need to apply online and the processing time for online application is 181 days.
If your application is approved, you’ll get: