A number of situations may occur when an individual can perform work in Canada without needing to secure a Temporary Work Permit.
An individual who is eligible to work without a work permit may still require a Temporary Resident Visa to enter Canada on a temporary basis.
The following scenarios have been identified as instances where foreign nationals may perform work in Canada without a work permit:
Foreign Representatives and their Family Members
Foreign Government Officers
American Cross-Border Maritime Law Enforcement Officers