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Have you prepared your Documents for Alberta PNP Express Entry Stream opening on 2nd January 2018?

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 05, Jan 2018

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If you have a dream to get Permanent Residency visa in Canada, year 2018 is the best time to convert it into a reality. One of Canadas Popular Provincial Nominee Program (PNP), i.e. AINP is launching its new stream, i.e. Express Entry Stream in January 2018. Canadian government has increased its annual immigration target for 2018, as per its Multiyear Immigration Plan released in November 17.

The IRCC (Immigration Refuges and Citizenship Canada) has planned to every year increase the annual immigration target significantly up till 2020. This increase in annual immigration will also raise the annual immigration target for Provincial Nominee Programs (PNPs). The applicants are particularly waiting for the opening of newest stream of Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program, i.e. AINP- Express Entry Stream.

Also read- Alberta to Start New Express Entry Stream for Immigration through AINP

AINP- Express Entry Stream is opening on January 2, 2018

The new Express Entry Stream shall allow the AINP to choose candidates from the federal Express Entry pool. This stream will be operational in January 2018. The Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has allowed the AINP to issue a maximum of 5,500 nomination certificates for the 2017 calendar year. However, this nomination allocation will either be stable or increase in 2018.

The new stream will focus on inviting the candidates for the shortage occupations, i.e. nurse supervisors and registered nurses, medical technologists and technicians, computer and information systems professionals, Construction Managers, Transportation Managers, Sales and service supervisors, etc.

Get your documents ready for upcoming AINP stream

If you have not prepared your document file for next AINP intake till now, you must hurry and get the same ready at earliest.

The key documents required are, Language proficiency documents (i.e. IELTS test result), work experience related documents, Educational documents, etc.

Desirable profile Specifications

If you have IELTS band 7 or above, you stand very good chance of receiving the Invitation. Work experience of 2 or more years will also make your chances strong in terms of succeeding in AINP. If your qualification is post graduate or above, you are sure to score good points.

Competition is immense, apply fast once the stream opens

In view of immense competition for the Canadian PR through AINP, you must get your documents file ready in advance, so that you can apply first as soon as the AINP express entry stream opens for the new applications. You also need to your profile registered in federal express entry system to be able to apply in Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP).

If you have not done the preparations as yet, its high time to consult a registered and trusted Canada Immigration Consultant to get the file ready and apply first in the AINP once it is open.

You may contact Visas Avenue- the leading Visa and Immigration Documentation Consultancy to get inclusive documentation process assistance to apply in the AINP- express entry stream opening in the first week of January 2018. You may call Visas Avenue expert at Toll Free Number- 78-18-000-777 or e-mail your queries to


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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