An ever-increasing number of workers, international graduates, and business people are being given a chance to make British Columbia (BC) their new home. The most recent British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) draws, which occurred on February 17, saw an aggregate of 459 Invitations to Apply (ITAs) issued, of which 19 were issued to hopefuls in the Entrepreneur Immigration stream. The staying 440 ITAs were separated among different classes of the Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC streams, which are overseen under the territory’s one of a kind Skills Immigration Registration System (SIRS).

The SIRS is a points-based framework that permits BC to rank and select qualified competitors over a scope of sub-classes. A few people issued ITA are presently in a position to present their BC PNP provincial nomination application through one of the upgraded BC PNP sub-classifications adjusted to the government Express Entry selection framework. The rest of the candidates will have their applications prepared outside the Express Entry framework at the federal level.

Kindly take note that the ITA regarding the BC PNP is not the same as the ITA allotted at the government Express Entry level.

December 21 BC PNP Draw

Stream/category Minimum score Number of invitations Aligned with Express Entry?
Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker 91 84 Yes
Express Entry BC – International Graduate 80 106 Yes
Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker 91 106 No
Skills Immigration – International Graduate 85 102 No
Skills Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 65 42 No
BC Entrepreneur Immigration Stream 130 19 No

Express Entry BC Stream

This stream of the BC PNP is adjusted to the Express Entry framework, and applications under this stream may get need preparing at the provincial and government levels. Thus, people in this stream must be qualified for one of the three Federal commercial projects — Federal Skilled Worker Class (FSW), or Federal Skilled Trades Class (FST), Canadian Experience Class (CEC) — keeping in mind the end goal to enter the government Express Entry pool. People in the Express Entry pool who have a provincial nomination endorsement from BC get 600 points under the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS), which implies the individual will get in an ITA in a resulting Express Entry draw.

Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker

The Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker class is for international gifted workers and specialist who have a post-auxiliary education or preparing and business involvement in an expert, administration, specialized, exchange or other talented occupation. Candidates must be qualified to enter the government Express Entry pool. This classification is adjusted to the government Express Entry framework.

Learn more about the Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker class.

Express Entry BC – International Graduates

International graduates who have finished from a Canadian college or school inside the previous two years might be able to apply under the Express Entry BC – International Graduate classification. Strikingly, this classification is interested in qualified graduates who graduated from a college or university in any area in Canada; it is not limited to graduates from BC colleges and universities. This class is additionally adjusted to the government Express Entry framework.

Learn more about the Express Entry BC – International Graduate class.

Skilled/Abilities Immigration – Skilled Worker

This base class is interested in laborers with post-secondary education or preparing and business involvement in a talented occupation. An occupation offer is required.

Take in more about the Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker classification.

Skilled Immigration – International Graduate

This classification is for international students who have graduated from a Canadian college or university within two years of applying to the BC PNP. Though candidates don’t require earlier work involvement, candidates are required to get an occupation offer from a B.C. business.

Learn more about the Skills Immigration – International Graduate class.

Skilled/Abilities Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled

This classification is open to candidates who may not be qualified for other Canadian immigration programs, as it permits certain non-talented workers to apply for permanent residence. Competitors must work in a qualified occupation inside the hospitality/tourism, long-haul trucking, or nourishment processing industries, or in an NOC skilled level C or D occupation in the Northeast Development Region of the territory.

Learn more about the Skills and Talented Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled classification.

Entrepreneur Immigration

This stream provides a pathway to Canadian permanent residence for experienced specialists who can build up themselves in BC and put and establish resources into and work an economically suitable business that can provide tremendous advantages to the common economy. Effective candidates will get a work permit and, if the business operation in BC satisfies the prerequisites of the stream on a progressing premise, they will have the capacity to apply for permanent residence in Canada through the BC PNP.

Take in more about the Entrepreneur Immigration stream.

Guaranteed/Ensured Invitations

Candidates who accomplish or surpass the accompanying registration scores will receive an Invitation to Apply in the following draw for his or her picked classification.

Category Minimum Score
Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker 135
Skills Immigration – International Graduate 105
Skills Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 95
Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker 135
Express Entry BC – International Graduate 105

On the off chance that you are keen on immigrating to Canada through the BC PNP, utilize the restrictive CanadaVisa SIRS Calculator to figure what number of points you might be granted under the system.

To take in more about your Canadian immigration choices through the BC PNP and additionally different projects, please fill out a free online evaluation today.

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