Provincial Nominee Program (PNP)

There are different components for different PNP’s and not all components are available for each PNP.

Skilled Worker Component

Most PNP’s have skilled worker component that is employer driven, meaning applicants must have job offer from an employer in the province. Also they have to meet language requirement.

Business Programs

Personal net worth, relevant business or management experience and education, with intent to start business and employ Canadians or permanent residents in the province required for this component.

International Student/Graduate Stream

This is for recent international graduates of publically funded post-secondary institutions of Canada. Graduates will typically have a job offer from employer in that province and depending on province will have studied for no less than 1-2 years.

Family Connection Streams for Skilled workers

Applicants with family or close connections to a province may be eligible for some PNP’s.

Self Employed Farmer Stream

Farm owners with proven farm management skills, minimum net worth, willing and able to purchase and manage a farm and submit a business plan may qualify for this stream.

It is your responsibility to demonstrate that you meet all eligibility criteria of any of the immigration stream.