On October 17, Prince Edward Island(PEI) issued new invitations to immigration candidates in a draw. The total number of invitations went to candidates in Prince Edward Island (PEI)’s Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact categories are 158.
The 146 applicants invited through the Express Entry and Labour Impact categories can now apply for a nomination for Canadian permanent residence from the province’s immigrant nominee program, the PEI PNP.
Through the Express Entry and Labour Impact categories, 146 applicants invited to apply for a nomination for Canada permanent residence(PR) from the province’s immigrant nominee program.
PEI’s Express Entry draw is also connected to the federal Express Entry draw, which manages the pool of applicants for three of Canada’s main economic immigration categories — they are Federal Skilled Worker Class, Federal Skilled Trades Class, and Canadian Experience Class.
Express Entry candidates who receive a provincial nomination toward their federal ranking score are awarded 600 points additionally. For Canadian permanent residence, this score definitely ensures an invitation to apply(ITA) from the Canada Government in a following Express Entry draw.
Express Entry applicants must present a separate Expression of Interest (EOI) to the PEI PNP to considered for a nomination.
Expression of Interest(EOI) profiles are given points based on PEI’s unique points grid and the highest-ranked applicants are encouraged to apply through regular draws.
The Prince Edward Island PNP did not give an analysis of how many Express Entry applicants were invited or the minimum EOI score needed.
In the October 17 draw, An undefined Labour Impact Category applicants were also invited.
The Labour Impact Category which is designed for foreign nationals with a valid employment offer in the province and help from a PEI employer and is divided into three categories: they are International Graduate, skilled Worker, and Critical Worker.
To considered for a provincial nomination, Submitting an EOI profile is also required through the Labour Impact Category.
Moreover, Prince Edward Island(PEI) PNP has now issued 1,177 invitations to apply through its Express Entry draw and Labour Impact categories.