Immigration Law & International Recruitment

Matrixvisa is a boutique
International Recruitment and Canadian Immigration Firm

Since 2002 Matrixvisa has been committed to helping our clients navigate the Canadian immigration law field. Through our expertise and knowledge of current immigration policies we work with applicants and Canadian employers alike to determine and pursue each client’s most appropriate immigration pathway.

Our managing director Cobus Kriek has been practicing Canadian immigration law as a Regulated Canadian Immigration Consultant (RCIC) for over 19 years. He immigrated to Canada with his family from South Africa in 2000 and became an authorized immigration representative after completing his post-graduate studies in immigration law in Canada in 2001. As required by law, Cobus is a member of the the College of Citizenship and Immigration Consultant (

International Recruitment for Canadian Employers

We are proud of our ability to find and recruit highly skilled applicants  to meet employer needs. In doing this we have developed a reputation for utmost professionalism and ethical practice.

We have experience in recruiting for vacancies throughout Canada in a wide range of industries including:

  • Agriculture
  • Health
  • Technology
  • Manufacturing
  • Hospitality and Tourism
  • Mining and Natural Resources

Our Services


For Canadian Employers seeking to fill vacancies, Matrixvisa provides:

  • international recruitment
  • interviewing of candidates where appropriate
  • determination of candidate eligibility
  • services for employer portion of federal or provincial applications such as Labour Market Impact Assessments or provincial nomination employer authrorization
  • advice on required Canadian advertising, where necessary
  • Other related visa application services below


We specialize in economic and investor classes of migration as well as related services, including:

  • Labour Market Impact Assessments (LMIA)
  • Work Permits
    • LMIA
    • LMIA Exempt
    • Intra-company transferee
  • Permanent Residence
    • Federal Skilled Worker Class
    • Federal Skilled Trades Class
    • Provincial Nominee Class
    • Canada Experience Class
  • Entrepreneurs / Investors
    • Provincial
    • Agricultural
  • Study Permits
  • Visitor Visas
  • Citizenship

We work with applicants in all occupations.

We highly recommend our FAQ for skilled worker applicants.

For those that are ready, find out what the next steps are:

Industry Involvement and Advocating for our Clients

Matrixvisa Inc. is consistently active in the reform and change of immigration policy on a provincial and federal level; we strive to improve the immigration legal system specifically with regards to economic classes.

Cobus published his first book with Thompson Reuters about Labour Market Impact Assessments, which has become an industry manual. He is also a regular author of various immigration law articles.

For links to previous articles, achievements and our efforts to advocate for our clients against unfair decisions and policies.

Above from left: Cobus Kriek, Jashke Kriek

We aim to provide newcomers with all the information that they need to make informed decisions before their arrival. Our website is full of valuable information for prospective immigrants and foreign workers that will make it a more comprehensive, and smooth journey.

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