To extend your work permit, 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.
You can apply for work permit extension if you:
Applicants are eligible for work permit extension 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: