British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) has conducted a new draw on October 17, 2023. This latest invitation round saw ITAs being issued to Skilled Workers and International Graduates under BC PNP’s Skills Immigration category.
The BC PNP latest draw held on October 17, 2023, issued a total of 157 ITAs to candidates with work experience in Tech, Childcare, Healthcare, and Other Priority Occupations. Invited candidates also required a minimum CRS score of 60 to be eligible.
Date: October 17, 2023
|Stream||Minimum Score Required||Number of invitations issued|
|Skilled Worker||111||104 - General draw (includes tech occupations)|
|Skilled Worker - EEBC option||111|
|International Graduate - EEBC option||113|
|Entry Level and Semi-Skilled||91|
|Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option)||60||31 - Childcare: Early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 42202)|
|17 - Healthcare|
|<5 - Other priority occupations (NOCs 31003, 32104)|
This was the third Skills Immigration invitation round conducted by BC PNP in October. The previous BC PNP draw was held on October 11, 2023.
The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) plays a pivotal role in helping support & sustain the province’s economy. The BC PNP is one of the most sought-after Canada Immigration pathways for aspiring immigrants from across the world.
There are two streams that are currently being managed by the BC PNP:
Candidates are ranked & evaluated based on the points achieved under the BC PNP points calculator. Points are assigned based on factors such as Age, Education, Work Experience, Language Proficiency, Adaptability, and Spousal Sponsorship. Candidates with the highest scores are issued an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for permanent residency to the BC PNP.
You can check your eligibility to apply under BC PNP using the form below.
BC PNP Quick Eligibility Check
The expected BC PNP next draw prediction is October 25, 2023.
BC PNP draws are conducted on a weekly basis - typically on a Wednesday. The timing, frequency, and CRS score of these draws are determined by the BC PNP - and can vary depending on various factors including, the province’s economy, labor market, and the immigration targets set in the Canada Immigration Level Plans for 2023-2025.
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