The eligibility and requirement for Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) depend on the province and territory. Each has its own immigration program and target groups. PNPs can either be paper-based or online (Express Entry) process.
Provincial Nominee Programs in Canada
Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP)
The Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program provides talented workers with the skills, credentials and abilities necessary to fill high-demand positions in Canada.
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British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP)
The British Columbia Provincial Nominees Program enables the government to nominate and invite individuals with the skills and experience necessary to live and work in the province. This program attracts talented foreign employees, healthcare professionals, international graduates and postgraduates.
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Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)
The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program permits foreign nationals who meet the province’s criteria for skills and experience to become permanent residents of Canada.
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New Brunswick Provincial Nominee Program (NB PNP)
The New Brunswick Provincial Nomination Program permits prospective immigrants with the skills and experience that the government seeks to acquire a New Brunswick provincial nomination certificate. Foreign nationals may then seek for permanent residency in Canada after receiving this nomination.
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Newfoundland & Labrador Provincial Nominee Program (NL PNP)
The Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Nominee Program is an economic immigration program that helps talented immigrants and their families live and work in Newfoundland and Labrador. To be nominated for a permanent residence permit, applicants must meet certain criteria including an employment offer, the ability to establish themselves financially and the intention to remain in the province.
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Northwest Territories Nominee Program (NTNP)
The Northwest Territories Nominee Program targets skilled, semi-skilled and low-skilled workers who have a job offer from an employer or who are ready to start, buy or invest in a business at Northwest Territories.
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Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program (NS PNP)
Nova Scotia Provincial Nominee Program nominates prospective immigrants who have the skills and experience targeted by Nova Scotia.
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Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)
The Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) was created to allow the government to nominate and invite people with the required skills and experience to live and work in Ontario. This program aims to attract foreign professionals, entrepreneurs, and international university graduates who can help the province address its talent shortage.
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Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEI PNP)
The PEI PNP targets potential immigrants who have the necessary skills, experience, and education to succeed on the island.
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Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)
The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program seeks to nominate skilled workers, international graduates and entrepreneurs who have the necessary skills, education and experience to become economically established in Saskatchewan.
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Yukon Nominee Program (YNP)
The Yukon Nominee Program offers foreign nationals the opportunity to work and live in Yukon Province to obtain a provincial nomination certificate and apply for permanent residence.
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