BC PROVINCIAL NOMINEE PROGRAM

Economic growth in B.C. depends on having enough qualified workers and entrepreneurs to meet labour market demands. By immigrating to B.C., you can play an important role in ensuring the continued prosperity of our province–learn about the BC Provincial Nominee Program.

BC PNP—EXPRESS ENTRY BC (EEBC)

Find out about the Express Entry BC stream of the BC PNP, the application process and the requirements.

  • EEBC – Skilled Worker
  • EEBC – Health Care Professional
  • EEBC – International Graduate
  • EEBC – International Post Graduate
  • EEBC – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled

BC PNP—SKILLS IMMIGRATION

If you have skills, experience and qualifications needed by B.C. employers, the BC PNP’s Skills Immigration stream may be for you.

  • Skilled Worker
  • Health Care Professional
  • International Graduate
  • International Post Graduate
  • Entry Level and Semi-Skilled

BC PNP—ENTREPRENEUR IMMIGRATION

BC PNP’s Entrepreneur Immigration stream: for experienced businesspeople wanting to start a business and become permanent residents of B.C.

OTHER IMMIGRATION OPTIONS

For those who don’t meet the criteria for the BC PNP, there may be other ways that you could work and live in B.C.

PROCESSING TIMES

The federal government allocates the number of nominations (principal applicants, excluding dependent family) available to the BC PNP each year.

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