As one of the most desired province to fulfil the dream of Canada Immigration
, applicants apply for BC PNP (British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program). This program invites the highest scoring applicants in each category at regular intervals. These successful applicants can then apply to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for permanent residence in Canada through Express Entry system.
In the recent round of invitation on 16th April, BC PNP
has issued 271 invitations in various categories listed below-
• SI - Skilled Worker, Minimum Score – 100
• SI – International Graduate, Minimum Score – 100
• SI – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled, Minimum Score – 85
• EEBC – Skilled Worker, Minimum Score – 105
• EEBC – International Graduate, Minimum Score – 102
(SI – Skills Immigration, EEBC – Express Entry BC)
If you find yourself falling into these categories, having the minimum scores, then please log in to your BCPNP Online profile to check if you have received the invitation to apply. The NOCs which have been excluded are 0621, 0631, 0632, 0651, 1123, 1221, 1241, 3236, 6211, 6311, 6313, 6321, 6322, 6341, 6421, 6511, 6512, 6513, 6521, 6522, 6523, 654, 6525, 6531, 6532, 6533, 6562, 6564, 6611, 6621, 6711, 6721, 6722 and 6731.
British Columbia invites in accordance with the annual nominations being allocated by Canadian Federal Government (IRCC) depending upon the requirements and economic factors. Invitations are also issued keeping in mind the ability to process the applications in a time bound manner.
Under the BC PNP Tech Pilot Program, weekly invitations are issued to qualified applicants who have valid job offers in the key technology occupations and these invitations are referred to as Tech Pilot Draws. Even if your occupation is not in the list of key technology occupations, you can still apply for the programs. There are various Canada PNP
Programs designed to invite interested and genuine immigrants to Canada.