Prince Edward Island, also known as Million-Acre Farm, invites 141 candidates.
The PEI-PNP draw was held on April 21st, 2022, inviting 141 candidates with a minimum score of 67 points.
Among these 141 immigration candidates, the invites sent under Labor and Express Entry Invitations were 130, and the rest 11 were under the Business Work Permit Entrepreneur Invitations category.
The Canadian province had planned to hold one drawing each month as decided for 2022.
Here are the immigration invitations to apply
|Invitation Date||Business Work Permit Entrepreneur Invitations||Minimum Point Threshold for Business Invitations||Labour & Express Entry Invitations||Total number of Invitations|
|Apr 21, 2022||11||67||130||141|
What is the PEI-PNP Express Entry Program?
The Prince Edward Island PNP is an improved Provincial Nominee Program directly linked to the Express Entry system of the federal government. The candidates need to register their profile in the Express Entry System to get selected under this category.
What is Express Entry System?
The Express Entry system is an immigration application manager that controls three immigration programs:
- The Canadian Experience Class (CEC)
- The Federal Skilled Worker Program (FSWP)The Federal Skilled Trades Program (FSTP)
Eligibility criteria for PEI -PNP
The eligible candidates must acquire a minimum score which is calculated depending on the factors such as:
- Language Proficiency In English or French.
- Work Experience
The candidates must also register under the Expression of Interest (EOI) to qualify for PEI-PNP.
Under the category of the provincial nominee program, the candidates can acquire 600 additional points on their CRS score, which assures an Invitation to Apply (ITA) for permanent residence
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Labor Impact Category
The foreign nationals who fall under the Labor Impact Category with a valid job offer in PEI and take support from their employer are eligible for this stream. It is divided into three streams;
- International Graduate
- Critical Worker
- Skilled Worker
The applicants must register into the Expression of Interest to get acknowledged for a provincial nomination under the Labor Impact Category.
Business Impact Category
The invitations issued in the draw were categorized under the Work Permit Stream. This is for the foreign entrepreneurs who desire to run a business on this island. Candidates under the Business Impact Category must meet the minimum score requirement, which differs in every draw conducted to proceed with their applications.
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