British Columbia skilled worker draw March 5 2019

British Columbia issued new invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence to Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC candidates in a draw held March 5. 

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Canada invited 3,350 Express Entry candidates to apply for permanent residence in a new draw that took place March 6. 

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The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program invited 19 Entrepreneur Immigration candidates to submit a complete application to the program on February 27. The minimum score was 108.

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A total of 36 Skilled Worker and International Graduate Tech Pilot candidates were invited to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence on February 26.

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Nova Scotia invited 22 immigrant entrepreneur candidates to apply for provincial approval in a draw held February 19. 

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Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada is creating two new Canadian permanent residence programs — the Home Child Care Provider and Home Support Worker Pilots— which will provide facilitated access to permanent residence for foreign caregivers and eligible family members.

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The Government of Canada issued invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence to 3,350 candidates on February 20.

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The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program's Tech Pilot invited 28 Skills Immigration and Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on February 19. 

British Columbia skilled worker draw February 12 2019

British Columbia issued new invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence on February 12 to candidates in a number of Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC categories. 

Canada extends application deadline for Post-Graduation Work Permit

International students applying for a Post-Graduation Work Permit will now have six months to apply once they obtain their final marks and will no longer require a valid study permit.  

British Columbia Tech Pilot February 5 2019

British Columbia invited 32 Skills Immigration and Express Entry candidates to apply for a provincial nomination for permanent residence through its Tech Pilot on February 5.

The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program issued invitations to apply to skilled workers, graduates and entrepreneurs on January 30. 

Canada issued 3,350 ITAs for Canadian permanent residence on January 30.

Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada has now issued a total of 11,150 invitations to apply for Canadian permanent residence in the first month of 2019. 

Parents and Grandparents (PGP) Program 2019 reopened for Interest to Sponsor

Individuals looking to sponsor their parents and/or grandparents were able to submit their expressions of interests on January 28 during a brief reopening of the Interest to Sponsor Form.