British Columbia in its latest Provincial Nominee Program draw held on the 30th of January invited workers & graduates to the province. The province issued a total of 365 invitations to candidates belonging to Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Streams.
Individuals who wish to immigrate to British Columbia through its Provincial Nominee Program should be first creating a profile under Canada’s Federal Express Entry System. The Express Entry Program is responsible for taking immigrants under Canada’s three most economic immigration programs which are the Federal Skilled Trades Class, Federal Skilled Worker Class and the Canadian Experience Class respectively.
Candidates who have applied for a provincial nomination and receive an ITA will gain 600 additional CRS scores which guarantee their chances to obtain a Canadian Permanent Resident Visa. The applications of the candidates will be assessed & processed by Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.
It should also be noted that 19 additional invitations were issued to candidates with scores of 109 and plus under the Entrepreneur Immigration Stream. This particular stream is for individuals who are able to show a personal net worth of at least CAD $600,000 and they meet the specified requirements of the particular stream.
All invited Skills Immigration and Express Entry Candidates should be having a full-time job offer with a British Columbian employer. Individuals who have been invited will have to register under British Columbia’s Online Registration System. Candidates will be given points under the SIRS System (Skills Immigration Registration System)
Below listed are the minimum scores for every single category that were involved in this particular draw:
- Express Entry British Columbia Skilled Worker – 85
- Express Entry British Columba International Graduate – 95
- Skills Immigration Skilled Worker – 85
- Skills Immigration International Graduate – 95
- Skills Immigration Entry Level and Semi-Skilled – 68
- Entrepreneur Immigration – 109
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