Nationwide Visas
Latest News
Express Entry Candidates Invited With CRS Score As Lows As 300 By Alberta - 8th November 2019  | Manitoba Invites 180 Applicants For Permanent Residence In The Latest Provincial Draw - 7th November 2019  | Big Saskatchewan Draw Sees 858 Express Entry And Occupation In-Demand Candidates Invited - 1st November 2019  | Major Changes in Quebec Experience Program with New Requirements Added - 1st November 2019  | 44,500 New PR Candidates Can Be Invited By Quebec In 2020 - 31st October 2019  | Nova Scotia Targets 430 Registered Nurses For PR In The Latest Draw - 31st October 2019  | 70,000 Express Entry Candidates Invited for Canada PR Visa in the Year 2019 with Latest Express Entry Draw - 30th October 2019  | Record Invitations Issued To Express Entry Candidates By Saskatchewan - 18th October 2019  | Latest Express Draw Invites Trade Candidates with CRS Score as Low as 357 for Canada PR Visa - 16th October 2019  | Skilled Candidates Invited in Latest Provincial Draw By Manitoba - 13th October 2019  | Province of Alberta Invited 374 Express Entry Candidates in The Latest Provincial Draw - 11th October 2019  | Express Entry and Occupation In-Demand Candidates Invited in The Third Provincial Draw by Saskatchewan - 9th October 2019  | Saskatchewan Invites Express Entry and Occupation In-Demand Candidates in The Second Round of Invitations in Two Weeks - 3nd October 2019  | 32 Candidates Invited in The Latest Skilled Worker Program Selection - 3nd October 2019  | 3,900 candidates invited in the latest Express draw to apply for Canada PR Visa - 2nd October 2019  | 224 Invitations Issued in Latest Expression of Interest Draw by Manitoba Provincial Draw - 30th September 2019
Nationwide Immigration » Canada » BC PNP Draws Overlook Year 2019

BC PNP Draws Overlook Year 2019

Invitations issued for Entrepreneur, Skilled labour and

International graduates sub-categories of British Columbia PNP

Latest BC PNP Draw 2019

British Columbia on regular basis has selected high scoring candidates by issuing invitations to them through BC PNP draw who have applied under each category in the PNP that allows them to live and work on a permanent basis. Candidates who are able to successfully land the provincial nomination are able to apply for PR visa to the Immigration, Refugees & Citizenship Canada (IRCC).

What makes BC PNP the best provincial nomination program (PNP) in 2019?

British Columbia province provides its residents with high standard of living and better career growth opportunities. On a yearly basis up to 1,350 skilled workers are invited by the British Columbia province. These candidates are invited by the help of the BC PNPs nominee programs

  • Skilled Worker Category: This category is for foreign workers who have received a legitimate job offer for skilled employment by an eligible employer. Candidates need to have minimum required work experience also.
  • Health Care Professional Category: Under this category, candidate will needs an eligible job-offer and several years of experience in the health sectors as nurses, physicians, and psychiatric nurses, or associated medical professions
  • International Post-Graduate, BC Degree Category: For foreigners who have graduated with masters or doctorate degree at a legitimate education institution within the British Columbia province.
  • International Graduate, Canadian Degree Category: This category is for international students that have graduated from a legitimate and eligible Canadian educational institution in last two years.
  • Entry level and Semi-skilled Worker Category: This is for immigrants who wish to apply for certain semi-skilled or entry level professions in tourism/hospitality, food processing and long-haul trucking can apply under this sub-category.

Having these many immigration sub-categories under BC PNP gives the immigrants with different skill-sets a way to apply for Canada PR visa by provincial nomination program (PNPs).

What are the different categories under BC PNP?

British Columbia’s provincial nomination program (BC PNP) has the following categories via which they are able to invite the immigrants:

  • Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker
  • Skills Immigration – International Graduate
  • Skills Immigration – Entry level and Semi – Skilled
  • Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker
  • Express Entry BC – International Graduate

Other than these categories there are two categories that do not require an invitation to apply: HealthCare Professional and International Post-Graduate under Skills immigration and Express Entry BC streams.

Do I Qualify For BC PNP 2019?

When are the different draws for BC PNP held in 2019?

Following are the draws that were held this year 2019 and candidates were issued the invitations to apply for provincial nomination programs for the British Columbia province:

Under the Skill Immigration and Express Entry BC PNP following draws were held:

For skilled worker, minimum score requirement was 85 points and for the international student minimum score needed was 94 points. A total of 32 invitations were issued under the draw held on Feb 5.

Tech Pilot draws has some requirements that need to be fulfilled. These requirements are as follows:

  • Job offer must be for one of the 29 targeted occupations.
  • Job offered must be of the minimum duration of one year.
  • Offer letter for the job must be valid for at least 120 days at the time of application.

Under Entrepreneur Immigration following draws were taken place held by the BC PNP in 2019:

Date Stream Score Number of Invitations
October 29,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 114 19
October 29, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot 110 5
October 8, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot 106 7
September 17,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 115 30
September 17,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot 108 8
August 20, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 110 18
August 20, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 111 06
July 30, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 114 22
July 30, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot 111 6
June 13,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 117 20
June 13,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot 118 5
May 7,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 109 20
March 26,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 106 23
Feb 27,2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 108 19
Jan 30, 2019 Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category 109 19

How many points give assurance for getting Invitations under BC PNP 2019?

If the candidate is able to get or exceed the below points mentioned points, they are guaranteed to receive an Invitation to Apply (ITA) in the next BC PNP draw. In some cases, invitations can be issued to the candidates getting the low score than scores mentioned below. These guaranteed invitation scores are subjected to change

Category Guaranteed Registration Score
Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker 135
Skills Immigration – International Graduate 105
Skills Immigration – Entry level and Semi skilled (includes Northeast) 95
Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker 135
Express Entry BC – International Graduate 105

BC-PNP Important Links

All the above mention BC PNP draws were held by British Columbia in 2019 to invite the skilled and capable immigrants for permanent residency in the province. Via this method British Columbia immigration office are able to meet their local labor market demand and fill the gap for skilled and capable individuals. This allows them to help in the economical development of the province.

To know more how to move to the British Columbia province via BC PNP, give us a call on +91-92 92 92 92 81. Our experience immigration consultant will help you to strategize your immigration plan to Canada and help in maximizing your chance to get the Canada PR visa. Log into the website of the best immigration consultant – nationwidevisas.com and generate your free assessment report.

How can we help ?
Call +91-92 92 92 92 81
or Submit Below
24 Hour Response time

We Don't Deal In Work Permit









Agree I confirm that the information given in this form is true, complete and accurate

Client Review

Important Links

Show Less    Show More

Our Client's Testimonails
Nationwide Immigration Consultants

Looking Forward To Start Your PR Process?

Book Counselling Right Now

We Don't Deal In Work Permit