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Provincial Nomination Program

Provincial Nomination Program

This program is for workers who have the skills, education and work experience to contribute to the economy of a specific province or territory, want to live in that province and want to become permanent residents of Canada.

British Columbia PNP

British Columbia requires skilled workers in high-demand occupation for its growing economy. BC PNP program lets skilled workers to gain permanent residence in BC.


Additionally, your employer must be in good standing in BC. He must be willing to support your application.

AINP – Alberta

AINP has 2 Streams for Workers and 3 Streams for Entrepreneur

Streams for Workers: Alberta Opportunity Stream and Alberta Express Entry Stream

1. Alberta Opportunity Stream:

At the time your application is mailed to the AINP or submitted in the AINP portal, and at the time AINP assesses your application, you must

2. Alberta Express Entry Stream

If you have a profile in the federal express entry portal, Alberta may send you a notification of interest letter in your federal express entry profile. You may receive the letter if you:

There are some other factors that will increase your chances of getting the notification of interest letter from Alberta.

Manitoba MPNP: 3 Streams

Skilled Worker Stream, International Education Stream, Business Investor Stream.

1. Skilled Worker Stream:

The Manitoba Provincial Nominee program seeks recent graduates, skilled workers, businesspeople and their families with the intention and ability to successfully settle and economically establish in Manitoba as permanent residents. Manitoba makes it easy to immigrate and settle in our province.

The MPNP for Skilled Workers is locally driven and based on the needs of Manitoba employers. We select internationally trained and experienced workers who have the skills needed in the local labour market, and nominate them to receive Canadian permanent resident visas to settle and work in Manitoba. There are two streams:

2. International Education Stream

The new International Education Stream (IES) for Manitoba graduates is dedicated to providing international students graduating in Manitoba and meeting the needs of industry faster pathways to nomination.

There are three pathways:

Note: If you are an international student who graduated in another province of Canada, you will not be eligible under this stream but may be eligible under the renewed Skilled Worker in Manitoba Stream.

3. Business Investor Stream

The renewed Business Investor Stream will replace the current PNP-B business immigration category. BIS allows Manitoba to recruit and nominate qualified business investors and entrepreneurs from around the world who have the intent and ability to start or purchase businesses in Manitoba. Applicants will no longer be required to submit a deposit of $100,000 to the Manitoba government.

There are two pathways:

Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program

Express entry skilled worker applicants must: