British Columbia held a PNP draw on November 10, 2020, in which ITAs were sent to 358 immigration candidates to apply for a provincial nomination. The candidates involved in the British Columbia PNP draw were sent invitations through EEBC and Skills Immigration streams.
The subcategories under which the candidates were invited were International Graduate, Skilled Worker, and Entry-level & Semi-skilled.
|Minimum Score requirement|
|Express Entry BC|
|International Graduate||93 points|
|Skilled Worker||92 points|
|International Graduate||94 points|
|Skilled Worker||93 points|
|Entry-level & Semi-skilled||75 points|
BC PNP draws are held on a weekly basis.
|BC PNP draw process|
|Create a profile via BC PNP’s online portal and register under SIRS.|
|Apply and get evaluated based on|
|Proficiency in English|
|Approved applicants apply for Canada PR with a provincial nomination.|
|600 extra points earned on CRS due to nomination that effectively guarantees ITA in a federal Express Entry draw coming up!|
British Columbia issues invitations under its Tech Pilot program every week.
|BC PNP Tech Pilot|
|What it is?|
|A fast-track pathway for Canada immigration that is open to IT workers skilled in their professions or international students.|
|The candidate needs a valid job offer in any one of the 29 eligible listed jobs. These include: |
|Difference between BC PNP Tech Pilot and other BC PNP streams|
|Tech Pilot||Other streams|
|Job offer of minimum 1-year duration.||Job offer of permanent employment in BC.|
Candidates who get ITAs have 30 days to apply for a provincial nomination in BC.
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ITA – Invitation to Apply
BC PNP – British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program
EEBC – Express Entry BC
SIRS – Skills Immigration Registration System
CRS – Comprehensive Ranking System