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Posted on February 01 2023

Canada PNP Results January 2023

By Editor
Updated July 25 2023

Highlights: Recap of Canada PNP draws January 2023

  • In January 2023, Canada held 15 PNP draws
  • The draws were held by 5 provinces and 5,644 candidates were invited
  • One draw each was held by Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan
  • Manitoba held 2 draws and invited 658 candidates
  • Ontario held 6 and British Columbia held 5 draws

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Canada PNP Round Up Summary January 2023

Canada provinces held 15 draws in January 2023 and issued 5,644 invitations. Each province has its own Provincial Nominee Program and invitations are issued under different streams. The draws were held so that each province can face the challenge of skills shortage and reduce it through immigration. The draws held by each province are as follows:

  • Prince Edward Island and Saskatchewan held 1 draw each
  • Two draws were held by Manitoba
  • British Columbia held 5 draws
  • Ontario held a maximum number of 6 draws

Provinces list that held Canada PNP draws in January 2023

Here is the list of those provinces that held Canada PNP draws:

  • British Columbia
  • Manitoba
  • Ontario
  • Prince Edward Island
  • Saskatchewan

Canada PNP draw details

The table below reveals the details of the Canada PNP draws held in January 2023:

Date of Draw Province No. of Candidates
January 4, 2023 British Columbia 211
January 10, 2023 150
January 17, 2023 192
January 24, 2023 285
January 31, 2023 284
January 12, 2023 Manitoba 322
January 26, 2023 336
January 10, 2023 Ontario 404
January 13, 2023 1,252
January 24, 2023 622
January 25, 2023 692
January 27, 2023 10
January 31, 2023 611
January 19, 2023 PEI 223
January 5, 2023 Saskatchewan 50

British Columbia

British Columbia invited 1,122 candidates in 5 draws held in January 2023. The draws were held under Skills Immigration and Entrepreneur streams of British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program. The invited candidates are eligible to apply for permanent residence in Canada. The details of the draws can be found in the table below:

Date Stream Score Number of Invitations
January 4, 2023 Skills Immigration 60-105 211
January 10, 2023 Skills Immigration 60-90 150
January 17, 2023 Skills Immigration 60-105 192
January 24, 2023 Skills Immigration/Entrepreneur 60-129 285
January 31, 2023 Skills Immigration 60-85 284

For more information about these draws, visit…

BC PNP draw issued 285 Skills immigration and Business streams

BC PNP draw issued 192 Skills Immigration invitations

BCPNP draw issued 150 Skills Immigration invitations

BC PNP draw issued 211 ITAs under Skills Immigration

5th BC PNP Draw of January 2023 Issued 284 skills immigration invitations


Manitoba invited 658 candidates in two draws held in January 2023. The invitations were issued under the three streams of Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program mentioned below:

  • Skilled Worker in Manitoba
  • Skilled Worker Overseas
  • International Student Stream

Candidates having the following criteria also received invitations:

  • A valid Express Entry profile
  • A job seeker validation code

The details of the Manitoba PNP draws held in January 2023 can be found in the table below:

Date of Draw Total LAAs sent CRS Score
January 12, 2023 322 713-734
January 26, 2023 336 713-726

For more information about these draws, visit

Manitoba PNP draw issued 336 invitations

165th Manitoba EOI Draw invited 322 candidates


Ontario held 6 draws in January 2023 and issued 3,591 invitations under 5 different streams listed below:

  • Foreign Worker Stream
  • International Student Stream
  • Masters Graduate Stream
  • Skilled Trades Stream
  • Entrepreneur stream

The draws were held through Ontario Provincial Nominee Program and the details can be found in the table below:

Date Streams Invitations Issued Minimum score range
January 10, 2023 Foreign Worker Stream 404 35 and above
January 13, 2023 Skilled Trades Stream 1,252 336-506
January 24, 2023 Foreign Worker Stream/International Student Stream 622 82 and above
January 25, 2023 Masters Graduate Stream 692 44 and above
January 27, 2023 Entrepreneur Stream 10 137-162
January 31, 2023 Foreign Worker Stream 611 53 and above

For more information about these draws, visit

Ontario PNP draw issued 692 invitations under Masters Graduate Stream

Ontario PNP draw issued 622 invitations under two streams

Ontario PNP draw invites 1,252 candidates under the Skilled Trades stream

OINP Foreign Worker stream issued 404 invitations

First Draw under Ontario Entrepreneur Stream invited 10 immigration candidates

Prince Edward Island

Prince Edward Island held a single draw in January 2023 and issued 223 invitations to apply for a Canada PR visa. The immigrants were invited under the two streams of Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program. These streams are:

  • Business
  • Labour & Express Entry

The table below will reveal the details of the draw:

Invitation Date Invitations sent to Business Impact Category Invitations sent to Express Entry and Labour Impact categories Total invitations in the draws
January 19, 2023 7 216 223

 For more information about these draws, visit

PEI PNP draw issued 223 invitations on January 19, 2023


Saskatchewan held a single draw under the Entrepreneur stream of Saskatchewan Immigration Nominee Program. The draw was held to invite 50 candidates to apply for a Canada PR visa. The score for this draw was between 80 and 130.The draw was held on January 5, 2023. The details of the draw can be found in the table below:

Date Streams Number of candidates invited Score
January 5, 2023 Entrepreneur 50 80-130

For more information about these draws, visit

Saskatchewan Entrepreneur draw invited 50 candidates to apply for Canada PR

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