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Alberta PNP Express Entry – Selection Criteria’s

The Alberta Express Entry PNP Program offers fastest way to become a permanent resident in Alberta. Do you have the right skills to fill a Labour market -demand in Alberta or your occupation is in high demand in Alberta then Alberta may be best way for you to grant PR visa.

Please note Candidates who demonstrate strong ties to Alberta such as job offer letter from Alberta employer or Family ties in Alberta will get priority but it is not mandatory criteria to receive notification of interest. To be eligible under  Alberta PNP express entry stream you must meet below Alberta PNP selection criteria’s.

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alberta selection criteria

Determine Eligibility

A desiring candidate has to meet with the minimum eligibility criteria required by  Alberta express entry stream, the requirements are as below:

  • You must have an active Express Entry profile in the federal Express Entry pool.
  • You must have minimum 3 years work experience in an occupation that supports Alberta’s economic development and diversification.
  • You must have minimum 300 or above CRS score
  • Applicant must have minimum 6 bands in each IELTS score.
  • Intend to work &live in Alberta

If you have one or more of the following adaptability factors, this may increase your possibility of receiving a Notification of Interest letter:

  • If the Relative are living in Alberta:
  • Having post-secondary education from Alberta
  • Alberta job offer and/or prior work experience

Please note:- Getting Notification of interest letter does not guarantee that you will get nomination approval from Alberta. You also need to provide documentary evidence to claim your points & credentials within two weeks of receiving letter, if you failed to do so your NOI will be withdrawn and you may be banned for certain period of time to issue another NOI or apply Alberta PNP nomination

Application Volumes By Occupation

There are certain occupations that are received in large numbers by the Alberta Immigration department under Alberta Express Entry submissions. Hence, those occupations might take longer time duration to process.
So, if your work experience falls under any of these below mentioned occupations, it is suggested to not lose patience and wait for the applications to get processed.

6311 Food service supervisors
6322 Cooks
6211 Retail sales supervisors
0621 Retail and wholesale trade managers
0631 Restaurant and food service managers
1241 Administrative assistants
0711 Construction managers
1221 Administrative officers
4212 Social and community service workers
1311 Accounting technicians and bookkeepers


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