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Prince Edward Island Invites highest number of candidates in latest PEIPNP draw

By Rajneesh Kumar Posted 20, Oct 2018

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Prince Edward Island- the popular Atlantic province of Canada held the largest draw of PEIPNP (Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program) on October 18, 2018 to invite 297 candidates, i.e. the highest of this year. This was the 9th PEIPNP draw of 2018, which continued the rising trend of number of invites per draw. Let's find out more details about the latest draw of Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program.

9th PEIPNP Draw of the year

The latest PNP draw of Prince Edward Island invited total 297 candidates under different streams. Out of the total number of 270 invites were issued to the applicants under express Entry and labour impact streams. It happens to be the biggest number of invited candidates under these two streams, as the previous best was 154 candidates in a draw held on April 19, 2018.

Moreover, in the present draw, 27 invitations were issued to the candidates under Business Work Permit Entrepreneur stream with qualifying marks being 135 for business work permit stream.

2018 EOI (Expression of Interest) Draws of PEIPNP

Invitation Date Business Escrow Entrepreneur Invitations Business Work Permit Entrepreneur Invitations Minimum Point Threshold for Business Invitations Labour & Express Entry Invitations 2018 Invitation Totals
February 15, 2018 8 1 117 59 68
March 15, 2018 7 - 135 73 80
April 19, 2018 17 - 135 154 171
May 17, 2018 0 - N/A 78 78
June 21, 2018 43 - 140 92 135
July 19, 2018 50 - 135 75 125
August 16, 2018 7 - 145 111 118
September 20, 2018 7 1 152 116 124
October 18, 2018 - 27 135 270 297
Total 139 29 1028 1196

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

Express Entry aligned stream

The EE stream of the Prince Edward Island PNP, has been designed for the candidates already registered in the Federal Express Entry System. The province has the right to access the Express Entry pool and notify the most suitable candidates in the pool to apply in the relevant stream of popular Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program.

Constant rise in the Number of Invitations

In last few months upward trend has been noticed in the number of invitations being issued by the Prince Edward Island PNP.

In the month of August, total 118 invitations issued under different streams, which marginally increased to 124 in month of September. However, in the October EOI draw, i.e. the latest draw, the whipping 297 invitations have been issued by the province under key streams of the Provincial Nominee Program.

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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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