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PEI-Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) issued 169 invitations in its latest Draw

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 23, Apr 2018

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Prince Edward Island (PEI) - the key Atlantic province of Canada has issued 169 invitations vide latest draw of its Provincial Nominee Program (PNP). The draw occurred on April 19, 2018, also invited a fair chunk of candidates from Express Entry Pool. PEI introduced EOI (Expression of Interest) system for its Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) in February this year and this was the 3rd draw based on EOI.

Let's find more details about this latest PEIPNP draw.

PEI-PNP Latest draw

In its latest draw Prince Edward Island-PNP issued a total 169 invites. Out of the total number 75 invites were issued to Express Entry Candidates. Most of the candidates invited under express entry stream are either working in the province of Prince Edward Island or post-graduated from the province. The candidates who have received the invitation had the EOI score ranging between 37 and 87 points.

What are the requirements and benefits of Express Entry stream of PEI PNP?

The individuals who wants to apply and get selected for Express Entry Stream of PEI - Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), need to have a profile registered in the Federal Express Entry System. The IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada) will then review their profile and allocate points out of one hundred, based on the age, education, language skills, work experience, etc. factors.

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The candidates who are invited by PEI - Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), under express entry stream need to submit complete nomination application to the immigration department of the province within 90 days. If you are nominated, you will get additional 600 CRS (Comprehensive Ranking System) points in express entry system. Such huge additional points make certain that you receive Invitation to Apply (ITA) to apply Canada Permanent Residency (PR) from IRCC (Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada).

Invitations for Labour Impact and Business Impact

In this draw, 77 candidates (EOI Score ranging between 22 and 85) were also invited under Labour Impact category, while 17 (EOI Score ranging between 135 and 155) candidates received the invitation under Business Impact Category of the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program (PEIPNP).

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The labour impact category has been designed for the candidates with skills and experience relevant to labour market of Prince Edward Island (PEI). This stream is further segregated in three sub-categories, i.e.

  • Skilled Workers,
  • Critical Workers
  • International Graduates.
Business Impact category also has three main subcategories, i.e.
  • 100% Ownership,
  • Partial Ownership
  • Work Permit.

Wish to apply Canada PR through PNP pathway?

If you want to get permanent residency in Canada through Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), you may confirm your eligibility and process details of relevant PNP from qualified Canada immigration experts. Visas Avenue is a trusted and registered Immigration Documentation Consultancy Service in India.

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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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