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Latest PNP Draw Results - British Columbia, Saskatchewan & Manitoba invite candidates

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 18, Oct 2018

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The Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs) of Canada often remain in news in view of the various updates, invitation rounds and draws announced by them every now and then. The month of September and October have not been any exception as the PNPs continue to launch the draws to invite the skilled workers and other talented immigrants under various streams.

The PNPs obviously provide a key pathway to applicants with low immigration point score to obtain the invitation for Canada PR based on the nomination allocated to them by the popular provincial nominee programs. Let's take a look at the key PNP invitation rounds held in last couple of weeks.

BCPNP draw held on October 10, 2018

The latest British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) draw occurred on October 10 for Tech Pilot category candidates. The draw invited a total of 24 applicants under different streams. The BCPNP invites the applicant under below key streams, i.e.

  • 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
  • Entrepreneur Immigration

The BCPNP invite the applications from skilled and talented people and subsequently, nominate the selected ones for the Canadian permanent residency visa.

Also read- Enhanced Provincial Nominee Programs are offering Easier pathway to get Canada PR

Under the British Columbia- Tech Pilot program, province invite the applicants on a weekly basis. Such applicants need to have a valid employment offers in the key technology occupations. The Tech Pilot draws is launched to issue such invites. However, in case, your occupation is not listed among the main technology occupations, you can still be eligible to apply.

BCPNP Tech Pilot Draw

Date Category Minimum Number of
Score Invitations
October 10, 2018 (Tech Pilot) SI - Skilled Worker 82
SI - International Graduate 91
SI - Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 65
EEBC - Skilled Worker 82
EEBC - International Graduate 91
Total number of invitations issued: 24

Saskatchewan launched its biggest EOI based draw

Saskatchewan PNP launched its largest Expression of Interest (EOI) based draw on October 10, 2018 to invite whipping 853 candidates. Out of the total number 359 candidates got invitations under Express Entry subcategory, while 494 applicants received invite under Occupation in Demand (OID) subcategory.

Manitoba PNP latest Draw opened

The latest draw of Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) opened on September 28, 2018 to issue as many as 392 invitation to apply in Manitoba's relevant PNP stream. This was draw number 51 for one of the oldest provincial nominee program of Canada.

PNPs are the easy pathway to obtain Canada PR with low point score- Apply now

Provincial nominee programs provide vital pathway to obtain Canada PR for those applicants, who have relatively low immigration point score or CRS (comprehensive Ranking System) score.

If you wish to apply for most relevant PNP based on your profile, get in touch with highly experienced Canadian immigration experts at Visas Avenue for complete process assistance.

You may call Visas Avenue migration experts on Toll Free Number- 78-18-000-777. Moreover, to get your eligibility checked and subsequently, get a call from the expert, you may fill the free assessment form.


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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