Due to a constant shortage of family doctors, Nova Scotia plans to ease the immigration process for the doctors, who are internationally trained and already have a job offer. Lena Diab, the Immigration Minister confirmed the approval of this stream under the provincial nominee program, which looks for skilled immigrants.
If you want to be a permanent resident in Prince Edward Island, you can now apply for PEI Express Entry through the PEI Provincial Nominee (PEI PNP) Program. Having a PEI PNP nomination will add great value to your application for Express Entry by increasing your chance to get an Invitation to Apply from the Federal Government.
If you want to be a permanent resident in New Brunswick, please note that your Expressions of Interest (EOIs) for the PNP Express Entry Labour Market Stream will only be accepted if you are currently employed in New Brunswick or you are a potential candidate who exhibits French as a first language, which is proven by a Test d’évaluation de français (TEF).
If you are applying for the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP), you may have to provide documentation associated with professional licensure or status (in some cases). If required, your application for SINP will be held for processing until you provide such proof.
Great news for those who are planning to apply under the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP). After realizing the success and importance of OINP to Ontario’s economy, the federal government has reopened the application system. The provinces allocation has been increased by 600 nominations to a total of 6,600.
Manitoba’s Provincial Nominee Program is also known as MPNP. Recently, the governments of Canada and Manitoba have agreed on the renewal of the MPNP, which will enhance the competitiveness of the province for global skills. Apart from improving the economic competitiveness, the MPNP renewal draws attention to new investment, brings up a skilled workforce, and encourages new immigration, thus forms the province’s 10 points economic plan.
The Provincial Nominee Program of Alberta is known as AINP. Interested candidates with the skills and experience determined by the province may receive an Alberta Provincial Nomination Certificate through this program (AINP 2018). This certificate will help them during the entire immigration process.