Prince Edward Island (PEI) Provincial Nominee Program

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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.

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Quick facts about Prince Edward Island

Population: 140,000
Land Mass: 5,600km2
Capital City: Charlottetown
Major City/Attractions Charlottetown, Summerside
Industry: Agriculture, Fishery, Tourism
GDP per Capita: $36,740
Official Language: English
PEI in Canada

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:

 

PEI Skilled Worker PNP

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.

 

PEI Critical Impact Worker Stream

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.

 

PEI Business/Entrepreneur PNP

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:

 

PNP Invitations

 

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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