Prince Edward Island, the smallest province of Canada, invited 171 immigration candidates to apply for provincial nomination in the latest Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program(PEI PNP) draw held on November 21. This is the second largest PEI PNP draw held in the year 2019, after the February 21 draw that invited 199 candidates to apply for a provincial nomination. The candidates invited in the November 21 draw belonged to the Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact categories of PEI PNP.
PEI PNP Express Entry
In the November 21 draw, 157 invitations were issued to Express Entry and Labour Impact candidates. The Express Entry candidates who successfully apply for and obtain provincial nomination will receive 600 additional Comprehensive Ranking System(CRS) score points. It guarantee them an invitation to apply for permanent residence in Canada in the subsequent federal Express Entry draw.
In order to be considered for provincial nomination, a candidate must first submit an Expression of Interest to the PEI PNP. Each EoI profile is awarded a score based on various eligibility factors and the highest ranking candidates receive invitations to apply for provincial nomination in the monthly PEI PNP draws.
PEI PNP Labour Impact category
The Labour Impact category of PEI PNP is for foreign workers who have a valid job offer from a PEI employer. The Labour Impact category has three streams: Skilled Worker, Critical Worker, and International Graduate. The Labour Impact category also requires the candidate to submit an EoI to be considered for provincial nomination.
PEI PNP has not revealed a breakdown of invitations issued to Express Entry and Labour Impact category candidates in the November 21 draw. Neither the minimum EoI score required for the invited candidates has been revealed. With this draw, the total number of Express Entry and Labour Impact category candidates invited by PEI PNP in the year 2019 has reached 1336.
PEI PNP Business Impact
The November 21 draw also issued invitations to a total of 14 Business Impact: Work Permit Stream candidates. The minimum score required for these candidates was 130. PEI PNP has issued a total of 182 invitations through this Business stream so far this year.
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