I-0.2, r. 4 - Regulation respecting the selection of foreign nationals
17. For the purposes of an application for a selection certificate, a foreign national who wishes to settle permanently in Québec belongs to one of the 3 following classes:
(a) class of foreign nationals who are in a particularly distressful situation;
(b) family class; or
(c) economic class.
R.R.Q., 1981, c. M-23.1, r. 2, s. 17; D. 728-2002, a. 7; O.C. 838-2006, s. 10.