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Latest BCPNP Draw Opened on 18th June 2019 to Invite 270 candidates

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 20, Jun 2019

visas default image Canadian province British Columbia has launched latest draw of its PNP, i.e. British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) on 18th June 2019 to invite 270 candidates under key streams, i.e. Skilled Worker stream, Express Entry BC Stream, etc. The previous draw of BCPNP was for the Tech Pilot only, whereas this is the normal BCPNP draw meant for all key streams of this PNP.

British Columbia PNP draw on June 18, 2018

In the 18th June draw; BCPNP invited total 270 candidates under following streams:
  • Skills Immigration - Skilled Worker
  • Skills Immigration - International Graduate
  • Skills Immigration - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled
  • Express Entry BC - Skilled Worker
  • Express Entry BC - International Graduate
The bifurcation of the separate invitation allocation for each stream has not been shared by the province. The lowest minimum score requirement was for the SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled, i.e. 75 points whereas the highest was for EEBC- Skilled Worker stream, i.e. 105 points.

BCPNP 18th June 2019 Draw

Date Category Minimum Score Number of Invitations
18-Jun-19 SI - Skilled Worker 95
SI - International Graduate 100
SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 75
EEBC - Skilled Worker 105
EEBC - International Graduate 104
Total number of invitations issued: 270
  The provincial nominee program of Canada is the best pathway to apply and obtain Canadian permanent residency, especially for the candidates with relatively low immigration point score. British Columbia Provincial Nominee Programs offer the pathway to get provincial nomination and subsequently, the Canadian PR based on the same. However, to apply in the Express Entry aliened stream of BCPNP, you need to have your profile registered in federal Express Entry System. Also, while creating a profile in federal EE system, you need to mention that you are interested in moving to 'All provinces and territories" or 'British Columbia' province.

Express Entry aligned stream of BCPNP

The British Columbia- Express Entry stream is one of the popular streams of British Columbia PNP. The applicants who apply in this stream and remain successful, becomes eligible to get the Invitation to Apply (ITA) for Canadian permanent residency from IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada). The candidates can get 600 additional CRS Points in Express Entry system based on the nomination received from the province of British Columbia. The increased CRS score (with additional points) makes an applicant eligible to receive Canada PR invitation from IRCC in the very next express entry draw.

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Rajneesh Kumar

Rajneesh Kumar is a well-known writer,blogger and content creator. His passion and expertise in writing content on Immigration, visa, political affairs, News, current affairs, etc. makes him one of the best professional writers around.

He has been creating the Immigration Content, i.e. Blogs, Articles, social media, videos, etc. for more than 5 years now.


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