Last Updated on May 10, 2022 by Allard John Keeley
The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program
The Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program is an immigration program operated on behalf of the Government of the province by the Ministry of Employment and Immigration in conjunction with Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) to speed up the processing of an application for permanent residence.
If you are unsure whether you qualify for immigration to Canada under the Provincial Nominee Program, book a consultation with one of our qualified immigration consultants.
Land Mass: 5,600km2
Capital City: Charlottetown
Major City/Attractions Charlottetown, Summerside
Industry: Agriculture, Fishery, Tourism
GDP per Capita: $36,740
Official Language: English
P.E.I is located on the east coast of Canada and is connected to the mainland by the Confederation Bridge . It is one of the three Maritime provinces and is the smallest province in both land area and population. The Island is a place of natural beauty where the air and water are fresh and clean.
Industries of PEI
The provincial economy is dominated by the seasonal industries of agriculture, tourism, and the fishery. The province is limited in terms of heavy industry and manufacturing. Agriculture remains the dominant industry in the province, with one third of Canada’s potato production coming from P.E.I.
Climate of PEI
During July and August, the average daytime high in P.E.I is 23ºC, however, the temperature can sometimes exceed 30ºC during these months. In the winter months of January and February, the average daytime high is -3ºC. The Island receives an average yearly rainfall of 855 mm and an average yearly snowfall of 285 cm. The island usually has many storms (which may produce rain as well as snow) and blizzards.
About the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program
This Program is designed to support the Island’s economic growth by attracting foreign workers to the province. Individuals nominated by the province, together with their spouse and dependent children, are eligible to apply for a permanent resident visa as a Provincial Nominee. Immigroup helps applicants wishing to live and work in P.E.I. under the following Provincial Nominee Programs:
This category is for people who have a skilled occupation and wish to immigrate permanently to Prince Edward Island. If you are eligible, the province will nominate you and your family to become permanent residents of Canada.
This category is for individuals who have a occupation that did not require any post secondary education and wish to work and permanently settle in Prince Edward Island. If you are eligible, the province will nominate you and your family to become permanent residents of Canada.
This category is for individuals who wish to invest, buy or establish a business and permanently settle in Prince Edward Island. If you are eligible, the province will nominate you and your family to become permanent residents of Canada.
PNP Draw Points Cut-Offs
Some of the PNP streams for the provinces of Ontario, Alberta and Manitoba use the same scoring system as Express Entry. Here are the cut-offs for 2021:
British Columbia PNP Points Cut-Offs
British Columbia uses its own scoring system:
British Columbia PNP Notifiations
BC Entrepreneur PNP Points Cut-Offs
BC Entrepreneur PNP Notifications
Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program Points Cut-Offs
Saskatchewan uses its own scoring system?
Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program Notifications
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Allard Keeley has been a published writer on immigration policy since 2013. Has written for publications like The Federalist. Fluent in Spanish and English. BA Honors Economics Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.