New Manitoba Immigration Draw Sees 221 LAAs Issued

New Manitoba Immigration Draw Sees 221 LAAs Issued

A new draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program saw 221 Letters of Advice to Apply issued. The December 6 draw saw LAAs issued through three Manitoba immigration streams. Candidates for the Skilled Workers in Manitoba stream received 165 LAAs, with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring 522 points. International Education Stream candidates received 33 LAAs. Lastly,…

Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program Hits 2019 IRCC Nomination Allocation

Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program Hits 2019 IRCC Nomination Allocation

Alberta immigration has reached its federal government nomination of 6,000 for 2019. As of December 6, 2019, no further nominations will be issued through the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program until January. The province says it will continue to process applications, with 1,750 in the queue, without issuing certificates. The nomination limit is set by Immigration,…

New Labour Market Priorities Draw See Nova Scotia Target Social Workers

New Labour Market Priorities Draw See Nova Scotia Target Social Workers

A new draw through Nova Scotia’s Express Entry-linked Labour Market Priorities Stream targeted social and community service workers (NOC 4212). The December 5 draw was the first Nova Scotia Nominee Program draw to target NOC 4212, for social and community service workers. Candidates needed to have two or more years of work experience in NOC…

63 Tech Pilot Candidates Invited In New BC PNP Draw

63 Tech Pilot Candidates Invited In New BC PNP Draw

British Columbia issued 63 invitations to candidates with skills and experience in 29 targeted occupations in the latest draw through the BC PNP Tech Pilot. The December 3 British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw feature minimum scores of 90 for all four streams targeting skilled workers and international graduates. The four streams were: SI –…

Saskatchewan Targets 97 Occupations With 460 Immigration Invites

Saskatchewan Targets 97 Occupations With 460 Immigration Invites

Saskatchewan immigration has targeted 97 National Occupational Classification codes with 460 immigration invites in a new Expression of Interest draw. The November 28 Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program draw featured invites through both the province’s Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand streams. Express Entry candidates received 200 invites, while Occupations In-Demand candidates received 260. Both streams registered…

British Columbia Immigration Draw Sees 348 Invites Issued

British Columbia Immigration Draw Sees 348 Invites Issued

A new British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program saw 348 invitations to apply issued to skilled workers and international graduates. The November 26 draw saw invitations issued through five provincial streams. Skilled workers through the direct provincial stream required 94 points to qualify, compared to the 100 points required for skilled workers through the province’s Express…

Alberta Invites 148 Express Entry Candidates With A Minimum CRS Score Of 400

Alberta Invites 148 Express Entry Candidates With A Minimum CRS Score Of 400

Alberta immigration has targeted Express Entry candidates with minimum Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 400 in a new provincial draw. The November 9 draw saw 148 NOI letters sent through the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program. Important requirements for the Alberta Express Entry stream are that candidates have stated an interest in immigrating permanently…

Manitoba Issues 186 LAAs In First MPNP Immigration Draw of 2020

Manitoba Issues 230 LAAs In New Provincial Draw

Manitoba immigration targeted skilled workers and international graduates with 230 Letters of Advice to Apply in the latest draw through the Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program. The November 21 draw featured three Manitoba streams: Skilled Workers In Manitoba, Skilled Workers Overseas and the International Education Stream. SWM candidates received 185 LAAs with the lowest-ranked candidate scoring…

British Columbia Issues 56 Invitations In New BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw

British Columbia Issues 56 Invitations In New BC PNP Tech Pilot Draw

British Columbia immigration has issues invitations to apply to 56 candidates in a new BC PNP Tech Pilot draw. The November 19 draw saw minimum scores of 90 for all four featured British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program streams. BC’s Tech Pilot provides priority processing through BC’s existing streams for candidates with skills and experience in…