British Columbia PNP draws: 125 potential immigrants may seek a nomination

British Colum PNP Draw Jun 21-1

News Highlights

  • On June 21, 2022, 125 Canada immigration candidates were offered a provincial nomination.
  • The British Columbia PNP draws targeted candidates in various occupations.
  • British Columbia’s economic landscape continues to be active and attractive.

On June 21, 2022, British Columbia PNP draws were conducted in which 125 Canada immigration candidates were invited to apply for a provincial nomination. Here are the details of the PNP draw.

Date No. of Invitations Category Min. Score Description
June 21, 2022
101 Skilled Worker, International Graduate
(Includes EEBC option)
85 Targeted draw: Tech
14 Skilled Worker, International Graduate
(Includes EEBC option)
60 Targeted draw: Childcare: Early childhood educators. and assistants (NOC 4214)
10 Skilled Worker, International Graduate,
Entry Level, and Semi-Skilled
(Includes EEBC option)
60 Targeted draw: Healthcare

Draws like these help the province solve labor market issues like insufficient skilled labor. The economic scene of the province also needs the contribution of skilled foreign nationals.

The labor market scene of British Columbia

When Q1 of 2022 passed, British Columbia’s employment rate stood at –0.1%. This could be observed as a standstill position compared to previous months.

However, the year-over-year growth in employment stood strong at 4.4%. Annual gains in employment in the services-producing sector covered the losses incurred in the goods-producing sector. The gains in the service-producing sector were 6% while that of the goods-producing sector was -2.5%.

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What professionals must opt for Canada immigration to British Columbia?

Here we share with you a list of a few in-demand occupations in the 2 most popular job sectors in British Columbia: tech and healthcare. If you are in any of these occupations, it’s recommended that you apply under British Columbia PNP to immigrate to the province through the Canada Express Entry system.

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Occupation NOC code Sector
Civil engineers 2131
Chemical engineers 2134
Database analysts and data administrators 2172
Web designers and developers 2175
Editors 5122
Graphic designers and illustrators 5241
Mechanical engineers 2132
Computer engineers 2147
Software engineers and designers 2173
Translators, terminologists, and interpreters 5125
Electrical and electronics engineers 2133
Information systems analysts and consultants 2171
Computer programmers and interactive media developers 2174
Authors and writers 5121
Specialist physicians 3111
Chiropractors 3122
Pharmacists 3131
Physiotherapists 3142
General practitioners and family physicians 3112
Allied primary health practitioners 3124
Dietitians and nutritionists 3132
Practitioners of natural healing 3232
Psychologists 4151
Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses 3012
Dentists 3113
Audiologists and speech-language pathologists 3141
Respiratory therapists, clinical perfusionists, and cardiopulmonary technologists 3214
Dental hygienists and dental therapists 3222
Licensed practical nurses 3233
Social workers 4152

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