Project Status Update and Timeline

Year Two Milestones: April 2015 - March 2016

April 2015

The Surrey LIP website goes live.

Apr 2015 - Mar 2016

Refugee Settlement Priorities Research: Final Report was released in April2016. The findings will inform the development of the Surrey LIP Strategy.

May 2015 - Oct 2015

Immigrant Labour Market Integration Project: Human Capital Strategies is retained by the City to conduct research and consultations. The Report was released in November 2015. The findings will inform the development of the Surrey LIP Strategy.

Fall 2015 

Stakeholder Community Consultations: five community consultations will be conducted to inform the development of the Strategy and Action Plan.

The Surrey LIP Blog went live.

April 2016 

Surrey Immigrant Integration Strategy and Action Plan are to be developed. The Strategy was adopted by the Surrey LIP Committee in March 2016 and by City Council in May 2016.

Apr 2015 - Mar 2016

Four Surrey LIP newsletters and five  fact sheets were published.
April 2016 The Surrey LIP Progress Report 2014-2016 was published.

 

Year One Milestones: April 2014 - March 2015

March 2014

The City of Surrey signs a Contribution Agreement with Citizenship and Immigration Canada.

Sept 2014 

The Surrey LIP Committee is established. The Surrey LIP Terms of References are developed.

Nov 2014

The Surrey Immigrant Advisory Roundtable is established.

Nov 2014 - Mar 2015

Immigrant Integration Project: CitySpaces is retained by the City in November 2014 to conduct research and consultation. Final Report is released in April 2015. 

Nov 2014 - Mar 2015 

Service Mapping Project: SPARC BC is retained by the City in November 2014 to conduct research and consultation. Final Report is released in May 2015. 

Dec 2014

Surrey LIP Website Development: Ion Brand Design is retained by the City in December 2014 to develop a website and an online Service Mapping tool.

Mar 2015

Refugee Settlement Priorities Research: SFU-Surrey is retained by the City in March 2015 to conduct research and consultations.

Apr 2014 - Mar 2015

Four Surrey LIP newsletters and fact sheets are developed and published.