Four provinces in Canada held Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) draws in the first week of September 2023, inviting a total of 1,103 eligible candidates. In this article we will talk about Canada PNP Draw of 1st week of September. Also, check Express Entry Recent Events and Draw Archive.
The Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP) issued the highest number of invitations, with 558 candidates invited to apply for permanent residence. The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) invited 222 candidates, followed by the Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP) with 300 invitations, and the Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP) with 23 invitations.
The minimum CRS scores for the draws ranged from 60 to 724. The MPNP invited candidates with CRS scores of 595 to 724, the BC PNP invited candidates with CRS scores of 60 to 110, the OINP invited candidates with CRS scores of 308 to 434, and the SINP invited candidates with CRS scores of 105 to 140.
The PNP draws are a popular way for skilled workers and business people to immigrate to Canada. The provinces nominate candidates who they believe would be a good fit for their labor market needs.
If you are interested in immigrating to Canada through a PNP, you should first check the eligibility requirements for the specific program you are interested in. You can find more information on the PNPs on the website of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC).
Here is a table summarizing the PNP draws that were held in the first week of September 2023:
|PNPs||Date of the Draw||Streams||No of candidates invited||Minimum CRS score|
|Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program (OINP)||September 7, 2023||French-Speaking Skilled Worker stream||300||308-434|
|British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP)||September 6, 2023||EEBC stream||222||60-110|
|Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program (MPNP)||September 7, 2023||Skilled Worker Overseas, International Education Stream & Skilled Worker in Manitoba.||558||595-724|
|Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee Program (SINP)||September 7, 2023||Entrepreneur EOI Selection||23||105-140|
PNP draws are a popular avenue for skilled workers and entrepreneurs to begin their Canadian journey. The provinces select candidates who align with their economic and demographic requirements, ensuring a mutually beneficial partnership between newcomers and their new communities.
If you’re considering Canadian PR or immigration through a PNP, it’s crucial to explore the eligibility criteria for your chosen program. The Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) website provides comprehensive information on the various PNPs, helping you take your next steps towards a new life in Canada.