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BC Issued 87 Invitations Under Tech Draw For 29 Tech Occupations.

The recent BC PNP draw issued for the BC PNP held on November 16, 2021, issued a total of 87 invitations under the Express Entry British Columbia and Skills immigration category.

The invited candidates belonged to the Skilled Worker and the International graduate. The minimum score required for the invitation is 75 for the four categories in skills immigration and Express Entry British Columbia.

About the BC PNP Tech program

The “BC PNP Tech Pilot” has been extended indefinitely and to recruit and retain international talent. B.C. tech employers were renamed BC PNP Tech. It was launched in May 2017. More specifically, the BC PNP Tech is a fast-track immigration pathway for in-demand tech workers and international students which offer 29 tech occupations. B.C. is evolving the local talent and introducing tech training and education students in the earlier stage. Since its launch, BC PNP has supported over 6,000 tech workers for P.R. 

Such candidates must apply for permanent residency through the IRCC (Immigration, Refugees, and Citizenship Canada). BC PNP is one of the Canadian immigration pathways which are quick and fast to process.

You can have a glance at the table below for a better understanding of the BC PNP draw.


Number of





  November 16, 2021


SI - Skilled Worker


   Tech Draw

SI - International Graduate


EEBC - Skilled Worker




EEBC-International Graduate



BC PNP Tech Features

BC PNP Tech key features are based on engagement, service, timeliness, and prioritization in response to the needs of the industry:

•    Engagement: Through proactive engagement activities in BC and at key industry events, continuous support is provided to tech sector employers.

•    Prioritization: To meet the sector’s fast-paced demands tech applications are prioritized during processing.

•    Service: A dedicated BC PNP attendant for each tech employer is provided with tailored information and navigation assistance for immigration programs and processes.

•    Timeliness: For qualified, skilled tech workers invitations to apply are issued which minimizes the wait for employers and prospective employees.

Requirements of BC PNP tech draw

Candidates invited through B.C Tech draws must meet the requirements of one of British Columbia’s Express Entry BC and Skills immigration categories, which are managed by the Skills and Immigration Registration System (SIRS).

The Skills Immigration stream in the BC PNP needed a minimum provincial score of 75. They are targeting the skilled workers and international graduate who are residing overseas and willing to settle in the maple land. The desired workers can apply on the SIRS (Skills Immigration Registration System) to enter the express entry pool. The job tenure must be for a minimum of one year, with at least 120 days remaining at the time of application to the BC PNP. This tech invitation is a full-time job.

So, are you keen on starting a new chapter in your career? Well, then take a step forward and apply for the BC PNP today to migrate to the greenest province of Canada. 

Have a go at our free online assessment form and get a call back from our professional immigration team to uncover the procedure for you.

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