Provincial Nominee Program

Provincial Nomination Program (PNP) is a way to obtain Canadian Permanent Residence and it
allows the Provinces and territories to nominate individuals who wish to immigrate to Canada
and settle in the particular province.

Provincial nominee program Canada provides a valuable route to permanent residency in Canada. Provincial Nominee Programs are a major aspect of Canada’s immigration government policies. When you plan to emigrate to Canada via the Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), you must be named by a province or territory in Canada and their regional immigration nominee specialist.

After your application has been approved by the province or territory, your last step is to introduce for permanent residence within the period specified by them. On average processing time, immigration may take about 10-12 months through a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), but the candidate may also apply for a provincial nomination by stating the preferences in an Express Entry profile.

You must be eligible to apply for Canada PNP, you must have the qualifications, knowledge and job experience you need to permanently settle down, and maintain yourself and your spouse and your family members. The province or territory will determine whether you, and those of Canada, will meet their financial or worker market demands.If you will apply through the Express Entry program or via normal application process, the province or territory must let you know:

  1. Nomination under PNP stream of Express Entry
  2. Nomination under PNP stream of non-Express Entry.

So we have a provincial nominee immigration consultant specialist who can manage the operation very quickly and first. Feel free to contact as you wish to settle with your family member.

This program is for workers who:

  • have the skills, education and work experience to contribute to the economy of a specific
    province or territory
  • want to live in that province, and
    want to become permanent residents of Canada

Each province and territory (except Quebec) has its own “streams” (immigration programs that
target certain groups) and requirements. For example, in a program stream, provinces and
territories may target:

  • students
  • business people
  • skilled workers
  • semi-skilled workers

Application process and option depends on the PNP stream you would like to apply to. There
might be a need to apply using paper-based process or by online through Express Entry.
In either of the application process:

  • it is mandatory to pass a medical exam
  • get a police check (certificate) irrespective of the province you plan to settle in
    must meet the eligibility requirements of the province or territory
  • must submit an Express Entry profile and prove that you meet the minimum criteria for
    Express Entry, including your eligibility for one of the immigration programs it covers
    Once you are invited to apply, you have to submit an electronic application to IRCC. To be
    nominated by a province or territory, instructions and guidelines set by them need to be

To know more about the instructions and eligibility of PNP for different provinces and territories,
please get in touch with us and we will be happy to assist you or you can read more about them
by clicking the link below:

British Columbia
New Brunswick
Newfoundland and Labrador
Northwest Territories
Nova Scotia
Prince Edward Island

The criteria by province and territory vary and can change without notice.