Candidates are invited

Candidates are invited through general draws by British Columbia while Ontario uses the Express Entry Skilled Trades Stream

The Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Ontario have recently issued (ITAs) invitations to apply to Candidates are invited through their (PNP) Provincial Nomination Programs allowing those candidates to take the first step toward becoming permanent residents if they wish to do so.

Results of Provincial immigration between September 30 till October 7


1,340 candidates were invited by the (ONIP) Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program on September 29 through the Express Entry Skilled Trades stream and the minimum (CRS) score of the Candidates was 266.

Candidates are invited who want to apply through the Express Entry Skilled Trades stream need to fulfill certain requirements such as they must already live in Ontario along with at least one years worth of work experience in a paid full-time job or an equivalent amount of work experience through a paid part-time job. Moreover, this must be done in Ontario in a skilled trade, listed in Minor Group 633 or Major Groups 72, 73, or 82 of the (NOC) National Occupational Classification and the work experience must be obtained within the previous two years.

There is also a requirement for Eligible Candidates are invited to have a valid license or certificate for their trade from an authority in Ontario and a five or higher (CLB) Canadian Language Benchmark score in English or French.

British Columbia

BC invited over 229 candidates on 4th October to apply for a provincial nomination in British Columbia.

Out of the total number of Candidates are invited, a majority of them (184) were invited through a general draw which also included the tech occupations. The remaining candidates who received invitations were from the categories of Skilled Workers and International Graduates and also included Express Entry candidates.

The minimum SIRS score of candidates from the general draw ranged between 82 and 120. SIR’s score act similar to the (CRS) Comprehensive Ranking System of the Express Entry programs but is unique to British Columbia’s PNP.

There were also rounds of invitations held by British Columbia for candidates working in the following occupations.

  • 32 early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 4214) with a minimum score of 60 points.

  • 13 Healthcare workers from the Skilled Worker, International Graduate, Entry Level, and Semi-Skilled (including EEBC option) with a minimum score of 60 points.

  • Healthcare assistants from the Entry Level and Semi-Skilled category with minimum scores of 60 and;

  • Other priority occupations with minimum scores of 60

In response to the needs of the labor force department in the province,  multiple factors are taken into consideration for the BC PNP such as the following:

  • Education – level and field of education and where it was completed

  • Language skills

  • Occupation

  • Duration and skill level of work experience

  • Wage and/or skill level of job offer

  • Intent to live, work and settle in a specific region

  • Strategic priorities – factors that address specific labor market needs in B.C. or support government pilot projects and initiatives

Candidates invited to participate in the latest PNP draws in British Columbia and Ontario

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