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Ontario’s Express Entry View

Requirements

Human Capital Priorities Stream:

  • You must decide which of the following two federal programs you would like to be assessed against:
    • Federal Skilled Workers Program
    • Canadian Experience Class
  • For candidates with one year or more of Canadian work experience, NOIswere issued to those with a CRS between 358 – 439. 
  • For candidates with one year or more of foreign work experience, NOIs were issued to those with a CRS between 471 – 500.
  • You must have a Canadian bachelor’s, master’s or PhD degree or its equivalent in another country.
  • You must be able to understand, read, write and speak either English or French at a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) level 7 or higher.

French-Speaking Skilled Worker stream:

  • You must decide which of the following two federal programs you would like to be assessed against:
    • Federal Skilled Worker Program
    • Canadian Experience Class
  • You must have a Canadian bachelor’s, master’s or PhD degree or its equivalent in another country.
  • You must be able to understand, read, write and speak French at a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) level 7 or higher.
  • You must also be able to understand, read, write and speak English at CLB level 6 or higher.

Foreign Worker stream

  • To qualify under the Employer Job Offer: Foreign Worker Stream, you must have a job offer in Ontario from an employer that meets the following requirements.The job offered must be in a skilled occupation at Skill Type 0 or Skill Levels A or B of the National Occupation Classification (NOC).
  • The pay of the job offered must meet or be higher than the median wage level, for that occupation, in the specific region of Ontario where you will be working.
  • You must have: at least two years of paid full-time (or the equivalent in part-time) work experience in the same occupation (same NOC code) as your job offer gained within the five years prior to submitting your application. If your work experience was gained in Canada, you must have been legally living and working in Canad or a licence or other authorization for the job that you have been offered

For three streams:

  • You must have enough money to support yourself and your dependent family members when you settle in Canada.
  • You must intend to live in Ontario after you’re granted permanent residence. 
  • If you are applying from within Canada, you must have legal status (visitor record, study permit, or work permit) at the time you apply and should maintain that status until the time of nomination.

 

Procedure

  • you have to apply online through the OINP e-Filing Portal, it takes about three hours to complete the application,you have to pay by credit card, we only accept Visa, Visa Debit, Mastercard and Mastercard Debit
  • you must submit your application within 14 calendar days after you register or your registration will expire (if it does, you can re-register provided we are still accepting new registrations under this stream)
  • you have to pay to apply and the cost varies depending on where you will be working
  • If your application is successful, you will receive a Nomination Approval Letter and an OINP Certificate of Nomination by email.
  • Once we notify you, your next step is to apply for permanent residence to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) within six months.

Manitoba-International Education Stream View

Requirements

Career Employment Pathway:

  • You must have graduated in the past 3 years from a designated post-secondary institution in Manitoba (minimum one year, two semesters, full-time coursework).
  • Minimum CLB/NCLC 7 (or equivalent)
  • You must have a full-time job offer from an eligible Manitoba employer, with a minimum 1-year contract on Manitoba’s published In-Demand Occupations list that is consistent with your completed program of studies in Manitoba.You must be working full-time in MB at the time your application is assessed.
  • You must demonstrate liquid funds equivalent to Low Income Cut-Off (LICO) requirements for independent financial resources for a six-month period.
  • You must show the intent to continue to reside in Manitoba after nomination, including the submission of a Career Employment Plan demonstrating opportunities for a successful career track in Manitoba.

Graduate Internship Pathway:

  • Completed a master or doctoral degree program in Manitoba within the past 3 years
  • Minimum CLB/NCLC 7 (or equivalent)
  • Completed a Mitacs Elevate or Accelerate (including Accelerate Entrepreneur) internship with an eligible industry and research enterprise in Manitoba
  • You must demonstrate liquid funds equivalent to Low Income Cut-Off (LICO) requirements for independent financial resources for a six-month period.OR, You must be employed in a full-time, long-term position in Manitoba.
  • You must show the intent to continue to reside in Manitoba after nomination, including the submission of a Career Employment Plan demonstrating opportunities for a successful career track in Manitoba.

International Student Entrepreneur Pilot

  • You must operate the business as a senior manager on a daily basis from the place of business in Manitoba for at least 6 months prior to nomination while on a valid temporary work permit, consistent with the requirements of your Business Performance Agreement (BPA). Business equity ownership of at least 51%.
  • Minimum CLB/NCLC 7
  • Complete a full-time post-secondary program in Manitoba that is at least 2 years in duration. (distance learning or compressed academic programs are not eligible)
  • Age:21-35
  • You must:
    • Have a valid open work permit or post-graduation work permit (PGWP) at the time of application;
    • Have continuously resided in MB since graduation; and
    • Show intent to continue to reside in MB after nomination.
  • You must demonstrate liquid funds equivalent to Low Income Cut-Off (LICO) requirements for independent financial resources for a twelve-month period.
  • After an application is approved, a Business Performance Agreement (BPA) must be signed prior to the MPNP issuing you an approval-in-principle letter to implement your business plan.

Procedure

Newfoundland and Labrador Express Entry Skilled Worker Stream View

Requirements

  • Applicants must be accepted into Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC) Express Entry pool.
  • Score a minimum of 67 points out of 100 on the PNP point assessment grid of the Express Entry Skilled Worker Application Guide (534 KB));
  • Have an IRCC Work Permit with at least 4 months remaining at time of application, or be entitled to apply for one;
  • Have a Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma, or an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report from an agency approved by IRCC to verify that their foreign education is equal to Canadian education standards. The ECA submitted with the application must match the education level declared in the Express Entry profile and the points claimed in the points grid.
  • Demonstrate the intention and ability to settle permanently in Newfoundland and Labrador;
  • Have sufficient settlement funds or financial resources to successfully establish themselves and any dependents in Newfoundland and Labrador;
  • Be able to provide language test results from a designated testing agency that match the language level declared in the Express Entry profile; and,

Procedure

Create your Express Entry profile

If you’re eligible, the tool will send you to your online account to fill out an Express Entry profile.

  • Follow the instructions to create an account (if you don’t already have one).
  • Enter your personal reference code when it prompts you to (only if you have one).
  • Enter your personal details.
  • Create or sign in to your account
  • To complete your profile, you’ll need: information from certain documents (for example, language test results); your National Occupational Classification (NOC) job title and code
  • You may exit the profile at any time. Your information will be saved in your account.
  • You have 60 days to complete and submit your Express Entry profile. Otherwise, you’ll have to start again.
  • Once you’ve filled out your profile, you can submit it online. We’ll figure out which immigration program you’re eligible for under Express Entry.

Nova Scotia Experience: Express Entry View

Requirements

  • have at least 1 year of work experience in Nova Scotia;
  • be 21 to 55 years old;
  • have a Canadian high school credential or equivalent;
  • prove language ability in English or French on the Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB). You need CLB 7 for skilled work in the National Occupational Classification (NOC) 0 and A. You need CLB 5 for NOC B positions;
  • have a profile registered in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s Express Entry system

Procedure

  • You must create an Express Entry profile within Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s online Express Entry system before you apply to the Nova Scotia Nominee Program. Your Express Entry Profile Number is necessary for your application. A Job Seeker Validation Code may also be required.
  • Gather and prepare all your application materials. Submit supporting documents as PDF attachments;
  • After your application is received and subject to application volumes, NSOI will review your application to ensure that it is complete and meets eligibility criteria before it is accepted for assessment. If your application is not complete or if you do not meet basic eligibility requirements, your application may be returned.
  • Once you are nominated, you will have 30 days to accept the nomination within the Express Entry system.
  • Following acceptance of the nomination with the Express Entry system, you will receive an Invitation to Apply for permanent residence by IRCC. 

Alberta Express Entry Stream View

Requirements

You may receive a Notification of Interest letter if you:

  • Have an active Express Entry profile in the federal Express Entry pool
  • Have stated an interest in immigrating permanently to Alberta
  • Are working in an occupation that supports Alberta’s economic development and diversification, and
  • Have a minimum Comprehensive Ranking System score of 300.

If you have one or more of the following adaptability factors, this may increase your likelihood of receiving a Notification of Interest letter:

  • Alberta job offer and/or work experience
  • A graduate of a Canadian post-secondary institution
  • A relative that is living in Alberta: parent, child, brother and/or sister

If you meet one or more of the following factors, this may decrease your likelihood of receiving a Notification of Interest letter:

Procedure

  • Register an EE account with the intention of Alberta;
  • The qualified candidates will receive an invitation from INEP;
  • Applicants must send a copy of the invitation letter from Alberta to albertaexpressentry@gov.ab.ca within two weeks of receiving the invitation letter of intent, and provide the EE account and identity information, as well as AINP Application/Nomination (if applicable);
  • After the AINP confirms the information, AINP will send an e-mail requesting the applicant to submit the application. The e-mail includes the application forms and document checklist.

BC-Express Entry-Skilled Worker View

Requirements

Procedure

  • Registration

    • The first step is registration with our Skills Immigration Registration System (SIRS). Registering allows us to assess your job, B.C. location, education, language ability and wage. We will review this against B.C. labour market needs.

    • If you meet the minimum criteria for one of IRCC’s federal economic immigration programs, you will receive an Express Entry profile number and a Job Seeker validation code. You now can register with the BC PNP.

    • You get a registration score based on various factors. You also go into a selection pool for your chosen category. You stay in the selection pool for up to 12 months, or until you receive an invitation to apply.

  • Invitation

    • If you are invited to apply, you have up to 30 calendar days from the date of invitation to submit a complete application via BCPNP Online.

    • Invitations are issued based on the BC PNP’s annual nomination allocation and processing capacity. However, registration does not guarantee that you will be invited to apply.

  • Application
    • Submit your Express Entry BC application through BCPNP Online. You have 30 calendar days to apply through BCPNP Online. Your application requires a $700 processing fee. 
  • Nomination
    • Receive a provincial nomination and apply to IRCC for permanent residence.

Saskatchewan-International Skilled Worker-Express Entry View

Requirements

Procedure

Express Entry View

Requirements

Federal Skilled Worker Stream:

  • at least 1 year of continuous work (NOC 0, A, B) or 1,560 hours total (30 hours per week) —you can meet this in a few different ways:
    • Full-time at 1 job: 30 hours/week for 12 months = 1 year full time (1,560 hours)
    • Equal amount in part-time: 15 hours/week for 24 months = 1 year full time (1,560 hours)
    • Full-time at more than 1 job: 30 hours/week for 12 months at more than 1 job = 1 year full time (1,560 hours)
  • get a minimum score of Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) 7 in all 4 abilities,  valid for 2 years after the date of the test result
  • If you went to school in Canada, you must have a certificate, diploma or degree from a Canadian:
    • secondary institution (high school) or
    • post-secondary institution
  • If you have foreign education, you must have:
  • minimum score 67/100
  • You must show that you have enough money for you and your family to settle in Canada

Canadian Experience Class Stream:

  • have at least 1 year of skilled work experience in Canada (NOC 0, A, B), in the last 3 years before you apply, and the work experience must be:
    • full-time, or
    • an equal amount in part-time
  • have gained your work experience by working in Canada legally
  • You must:
    • meet the minimum language level of:
      • Canadian Language Benchmark 7 for NOC 0 or A jobs or
      • Canadian Language Benchmark 5 for NOC B jobs
      • Your language tests are valid for 2 years after the date of the test result and must be valid on the day you apply for permanent residence.
  • There is no education requirement for the Canadian Experience Class.

Federal Skilled Trades Stream:

  • Have at least 2 years of full-time work experience (or an equal amount of part-time work experience) in a skilled trade within the 5 years before you apply
  • meet the job requirements for that skilled trade as set out in the National Occupational Classification, except for needing a certificate of qualification
  • Skilled trades for the Federal Skilled Trades Program are organized under these groups of the National Occupational Classification (NOC):
    • Major Group 72, industrial, electrical and construction trades
    • Major Group 73, maintenance and equipment operation trades
    • Major Group 82, supervisors and technical jobs in natural resources, agriculture and related production
    • Major Group 92, processing, manufacturing and utilities supervisors and central control operators
    • Minor Group 632, chefs and cooks
    • Minor Group 633, butchers and bakers
  • There is no education requirement for the Federal Skilled Trades Program
  • Meet the minimum score of Canadian Language Benchmark 5 for speaking and listening, and Canadian Language Benchmark 4 for reading and writing. Your language tests are valid for 2 years after the date of the test result and must be valid on the day you apply for permanent residence
  • Meet the job requirements for that skilled trade as set out in the National Occupational Classification, except for needing a certificate of qualification
  • have a:

 

Procedure

Create your Express Entry profile

If you’re eligible, the tool will send you to your online account to fill out an Express Entry profile.

  1. Follow the instructions to create an account (if you don’t already have one).
  2. Enter your personal reference code when it prompts you to (only if you have one).
  3. Enter your personal details.
  4. Create or sign in to your account
  5. To complete your profile, you’ll need: information from certain documents (for example, language test results); your National Occupational Classification (NOC) job title and code
  6. You may exit the profile at any time. Your information will be saved in your account.
  7. You have 60 days to complete and submit your Express Entry profile. Otherwise, you’ll have to start again.
  8. Once you’ve filled out your profile, you can submit it online. We’ll figure out which immigration program you’re eligible for under Express Entry.

Quebec-Regular Skilled Worker-Foreign Student in Quebec View

Requirements

The following factors are considered when assessing your application:

Procedure

  •  You first must submit an expression of interest through Arrima. You can complete and update your expression of interest form at any time, free of charge.
  • If you receive an invitation and wish to continue with the process, you must apply for permanent selection and send the Ministère the supporting documents required to process your application.
  • The Government of Canada will evaluate your medical records and those of your family members, and conduct a security check.
  • If you meet all the requirements, you will be issued a permanent residence visa by the Government of Canada.

Prince Edward Island - Express Entry View

Requirements

  • meet the requirements of at least one of the Federal Economic Immigration programs:
    • Federal Skilled Worker Program;
    • Federal Skilled Trades Program; or
    • Canadian Experience Class
  • create a Federal Express Entry Profile and be placed in the pool of candidates.  You can create a profile at any time through IRCC(link is external).
  • There are two pathways to permanent residency through the PEI Express Entry Category, depending on if you have a job offer in PEI or not.  Priority will be given to applicants that are living and working in PEI.

Procedure

  • If you meet the eligibility criteria listed above you must first read the Labour Application Guide  then you or your representative must create a profile in the Prince Edward Island Expression of Interest system
  • To create a profile you will be asked to provide a valid email address, and identification information including your passport details.  Your profile will remain active for a period of six months.
  • Once your account has been verified, you will be able to proceed to complete your profile. Applicants can only have one active profile at any one time.
  • You must ensure information provided in your profile is accurate and verifiable. 
  • The complete application package, along with the $300 application fee, can be submitted to the Office of Immigration in two ways:
    • In person at 94 Euston Street (2nd floor), Charlottetown, PEI; or
    • Courier or mail package to: Office of Immigration 94 Euston Street, 2nd Floor PO Box 1176 Charlottetown, PE Canada   C1A 7M8
  • After you receive a nomination you are responsible for submitting your Application for Permanent Residency to Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada(link is external) (IRCC) along with your nomination certificate.  IRCC will then assess your application for admissibility factors.  You can check processing times at IRCC on their website(link is external).

 

Northwest Territories-Express Entry View

Requirements

 

  • Have a profile registered in Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada’s Express Entry system
  • Nominee Applicants currently in Canada must have legal status to work and must have a valid work permit for the duration of the application process. 
  • Must provide valid results from a language test administered by a designated testing agency. The accepted tests are IELTS General Training or CELPIP General for English and TEF for French:
    • NOC 0 and A: CLB 7 for CELPIP, IELTS and TEF.
    • NOC B: CLB 5 for CELPIP, IELTS and TEF.
  • Nominee Applicants must also satisfy the Nominee Program that they intend to settle permanently in the Northwest Territories.
  • Nominee Applicant must have the required certification or accreditation for the occupation based on the Employer’s job description, the job advertisements (if applicable) and the employment requirements of National Occupational Classification’s (NOC)0, A and B. 

Procedure

Create your Express Entry profile

If you’re eligible, the tool will send you to your online account to fill out an Express Entry profile.

  1. Follow the instructions to create an account (if you don’t already have one).
  2. Enter your personal reference code when it prompts you to (only if you have one).
  3. Enter your personal details.
  4. Create or sign in to your account
  5. To complete your profile, you’ll need: information from certain documents (for example, language test results); your National Occupational Classification (NOC) job title and code
  6. You may exit the profile at any time. Your information will be saved in your account.
  7. You have 60 days to complete and submit your Express Entry profile. Otherwise, you’ll have to start again.
  8. Once you’ve filled out your profile, you can submit it online. We’ll figure out which immigration program you’re eligible for under Express Entry.

 

Yokun - Express Entry View

Requirements

Procedure

New Brunswick-Express Entry Stream View

Requirements

  • Applicants must be accepted into Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada’s (IRCC) Express Entry pool.
  • Score a minimum of 67 points out of 100 on the PNP point assessment grid of the Express Entry Skilled Worker Application Guide (534 KB));
  • Have an IRCC Work Permit with at least 4 months remaining at time of application, or be entitled to apply for one;
  • Have a Canadian post-secondary degree or diploma, or an Educational Credential Assessment (ECA) report from an agency approved by IRCC to verify that their foreign education is equal to Canadian education standards. The ECA submitted with the application must match the education level declared in the Express Entry profile and the points claimed in the points grid.
  • Demonstrate the intention and ability to settle permanently in Newfoundland and Labrador;
  • Have sufficient settlement funds or financial resources to successfully establish themselves and any dependents in Newfoundland and Labrador;
  • Be able to provide language test results from a designated testing agency that match the language level declared in the Express Entry profile; and,

Procedure

Create your Express Entry profile

If you’re eligible, the tool will send you to your online account to fill out an Express Entry profile.

  • Follow the instructions to create an account (if you don’t already have one).
  • Enter your personal reference code when it prompts you to (only if you have one).
  • Enter your personal details.
  • Create or sign in to your account
  • To complete your profile, you’ll need: information from certain documents (for example, language test results); your National Occupational Classification (NOC) job title and code
  • You may exit the profile at any time. Your information will be saved in your account.
  • You have 60 days to complete and submit your Express Entry profile. Otherwise, you’ll have to start again.
  • Once you’ve filled out your profile, you can submit it online. We’ll figure out which immigration program you’re eligible for under Express Entry.