Prince Edward Island Draw: 141 Canada Immigration Invitations


A new provincial draw was conducted by Prince Edward Island. Invitations have been sent to 142 skilled worker and entrepreneur candidates. The draw was issued on March 17 under Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program under Labor Impact and Business Impact categories. Out of these 142 invitations, 130 invitations were sent to the candidates under Labor Impact and Express Entry, while 11 invitations were sent to Business Impact candidates.

The details are shown in the table below:

Date Category Invites Issued Minimum Score
17-03-2022 Labour Impact/Express Entry 130 62
Business Impact 11


  • Invitations sent to 141 candidates
  • 130 Invitations sent to candidates under Labor Impact and Express Entry
  • 11 Invitations were sent under Business Impact
  • The minimum score is 62 for both the categories

Prince Edward Island Express System

PEI Express Entry System considers the candidates whose name is available for a provincial nomination. Such candidates get a score of 600 Comprehensive Ranking System score automatically. It is a guarantee that they will be sent an invitation to apply. There are two pathways which immigrants can use to get Canadian permanent residence.

Prince Edward Island Labour Impact Category

There are two streams in this category which are as follows:

Skilled Worker Stream

This is a stream in which skilled workers are nominated for Canadian permanent residence if they have an employment in PEI. They also have to meet the following criteria:

  • Occupation should be of the skill level 0, A, B. Post-graduation along with 14 years of formal education
  • Age should be in the range of 21 to 55
  • In the past five years, work experience should be of two years
  • Language proficiency should be in English or French
  • Sufficient funds should be available for settlement
  • Intention to settle in PEI

Critical Worker Stream

This category has been designed to sort out the problem of labor shortage. The criteria for this category are as follows:

  • Employment offer for full time
  • Work experience of six months
  • Valid work permit
  • High school diploma along with formal education of 12 years
  • Age should be in the range of 21 to 55 years
  • Work experience of two years in the past five years
  • Intention to settle in PEI

PEI Business Impact Category

This category has only one stream, and that is Work Permit Stream Candidates who are applying for this stream must have a Canadian Work Permit. He should also have worked for a business in PEI according to the performance agreement. After the performance agreement is fulfilled, candidates have to invest $150,000.

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