Nova Scotia Passes 1,000 Invites For 2019 Under Express Entry Labour Market Priorities

Nova Scotia Passes 1,000 Invites For 2019 Under Express Entry Labour Market Priorities
Nova Scotia immigration has passed 1,000 Letters of Interest for 2019 with a new draw through its Express Entry-linked Labour Market Priorities stream. The September 4 draw saw 204 LOIs issued to French-speaking candidates scoring Canadian Language Benchmark level 8 or higher in all abilities. Candidates were also required to score Canadian Language Benchmark level 6 or higher in all abilities...

British Columbia Invites More Than 1,000 In Last Two All-Program Draws Combined

British Columbia Invites More Than 1,000 In Last Two All-Program Draws Combined
British Columbia immigration has conducted a new large all-program draw, bringing to 1,073 the number of invitations issued in the last two general draws. The September 4 draw saw 546 invitations issued through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program, the largest all-program draw of 2019. In four out of five featured streams, minimum scores dropped for skilled worker and international graduate...

Minimum CRS For Alberta Express Entry 57 Points Lower Than Federal Draw

Minimum CRS For Alberta Express Entry 57 Points Lower Than Federal Draw
Minimum Comprehensive Ranking System scores in Alberta immigration’s latest Express Entry draw were once again significantly below those required by the federal government. In an August 15 Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program draw, the lowest-ranked of the 121 candidates to receive a Notification of Interest letter scored 400 points. By comparison, the lowest ranked candidate in the most recent federal Express Entry...

British Columbia Issues 63 Tech Pilot Immigration Invitations

British Columbia Issues 63 Tech Pilot Immigration Invitations
British Columbia immigration issued 63 invitations to apply in a new draw through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The August 27 draw focused on the 29 target occupations under the BC PNP Tech Pilot. Under the Tech Pilot, British Columbia provides expedited processing through existing streams for those with skills and experience in the 29 jobs. Streams featured in the latest...

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program: Application Deadline Coming Soon

Quebec Immigrant Investor Program: Application Deadline Coming Soon
Time is running out for prospective candidates for the Quebec Immigrant Investor Program (QIIP) to submit their applications. The extended deadline set by the Quebec government to received the quota of 1,900 applications is August 31, 2019. Quebec formally unveiled its new immigrant investor immigration program on July 18, 2018.   Read More How Much Does It Cost to Immigrate to Canada Through Quebec...

Entrepreneur Immigration Candidates Invited By British Columbia

Entrepreneur Immigration Candidates Invited By British Columbia
British Columbia has issued 24 invitations in the latest draw through the two streams of its Entrepreneur Immigration category. In August 20 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw, 18 invites were issued through the general category, and six through the Entrepreneur Immigration Regional Pilot. The minimum score for the general category was 110 points, while regional pilot candidates required a...

Minimum Scores Drop For All 5 Streams As British Columbia Conducts Major PNP Draw

Minimum Scores Drop For All 5 Streams As British Columbia Conducts Major PNP Draw
Minimum scores fell for all five streams as British Columbia immigration conducted its largest BC PNP draw of 2019. The August 20 draw saw invitations issued to 527 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program candidates, the first time the province has crossed the 500 barrier this year. Entry level and semi-skilled workers required the lowest minimum score, at 77 points. Direct provincial skilled...

Quebec Invites 950 Candidates In First Draws Through New Arrima System

Quebec Invites 950 Candidates In First Draws Through New Arrima System
Quebec issued 950 invitations in the first two draws made through its Expression of Interest immigration system, the Ministry of Immigration, Diversity and Inclusion (MIDI) has revealed. Details of the draws, which took place on July 4 and July 17, were published on the MIDI website on August 20, 2019. These are the first draws to take place under the system,...

BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw Gives Priority Processing to 61 British Columbia Immigration Candidates

BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw Gives Priority Processing to 61 British Columbia Immigration Candidates
Skilled worker and international graduate candidates with experience in 29 occupations were targeted in the latest BC PNP Tech Pilot draw. The August 13 draw saw 61 invitations issued through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. All of the invited candidates required a minimum score of 90 points to qualify. Invites were issued across four streams, including direct provincial and Express Entry...

Ontario Targets 10 Occupations With Express Entry CRS Scores As Low As 439

Ontario Targets 10 Occupations With Express Entry CRS Scores As Low As 439
Ontario immigration has issued Notifications of Interest to Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 439 in 10 target occupations. In an August 15 Human Capital Priorities draw, 997 NOIs were issued to candidates who submitted profiles between August 15, 2018 and August 15, 2019. Candidates required CRS scores in the range of 439 to 465 to...