Nova Scotia Express Entry-Linked Draw: Province Targets French-Speaking Immigration Candidates

Nova Scotia Express Entry-Linked Draw: Province Targets French-Speaking Immigration Candidates

Nova Scotia immigration has conducted a new draw through the province’s Express Entry-linked Labour Market Priorities stream, targeting French-speaking candidates. The March 29 draw required candidates to have selected French as a first official language, and have a Canadian Language Benchmark score of 9 or higher in all language abilities. They also needed to score…

Manitoba Immigration Issues 335 LAAs in New Provincial Draw

Manitoba Immigration Issues 335 LAAs in New Provincial Draw

Manitoba immigration has conducted a new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program, issuing 335 Letters of Advice to Apply to skilled workers and international graduates. The March 25 draw saw LAAs issued through three MPNP streams. Skilled Workers in Manitoba received 285 LAAs, with the lowest-ranked candidates scoring 423 points. International Education Stream candidates…

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Invites 418, Targets 78 Occupations

Saskatchewan Immigration Draw: Province Invites 418, Targets 78 Occupations

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 418 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw. In the March 24 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 78 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 235 invitations, with a minimum score of 70 points. A further…

BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: Province Issues 95 Immigration Invitations

BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw: Province Issues 95 Immigration Invitations

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new BC PNP Tech Pilot draw, issuing 95 invitations to skilled workers and international graduates.  The March 23 draw featured invitations through four streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program.  Minimum scores were 80 for all four streams. The featured streams were: SI – Skilled Worker SI –…

Alberta Express Entry Draw: 200 Invites Issued With Minimum CRS of 301

Alberta Express Entry Draw: 200 Invites Issued With Minimum CRS of 301

Alberta immigration has issued invitations to 200 candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 301 in a new Express Entry draw. The new draw took place on March 2 through the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program.  Important requirements for the Alberta Express Entry stream are that candidates have stated an interest in immigrating permanently…

British Columbia Issues 506 Invitations in Two New Immigration Draws

British Columbia Issues 506 Invitations in Two New Immigration Draws

British Columbia immigration has issued invitations to a total of 506 candidates in two new draws through the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The March 16 draws again included the 31 occupations previously excluded due to the coronavirus crisis. B.C. also again took the step of conducting a general draw, and a second draw targeting…

Manitoba Immigration Draw: 299 LAAs Issued Through 3 Streams

Manitoba Immigration Draw: 299 LAAs Issued Through 3 Streams

Manitoba immigration has conducted a new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program, issuing 299 Letters of Advice to Apply to skilled workers and international graduates. The March 11 draw saw LAAs issued through three MPNP streams. Skilled Workers in Manitoba received 261 LAAs, with the lowest ranked candidates scoring 459 points. International Education Stream…

Saskatchewan Issues 248 Invitations In New Immigration Draw

Saskatchewan Issues 248 Invitations In New Immigration Draw

Saskatchewan immigration has issued 248 invitations to apply across two streams in a new Expression of Interest draw.  In the March 11 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw, Occupations In-Demand candidates with skills and experience in one of 76 National Occupational Classification (NOC) codes received 176 invitations, with a minimum score of 71 points. A further…

British Columbia Issues 506 Invitations in Two New Immigration Draws

British Columbia Issues 87 Invitations In New BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw

British Columbia immigration has conducted a new BC PNP Tech Pilot draw, issuing 87 invitations to skilled workers and international graduates. The March 9 draw featured invitations through four streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program.  Minimum scores were 80 for all four streams. The featured streams were: SI – Skilled Worker SI –…