The province of Prince Edward Island issued 143 Expression of Interest to the Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact Categories draw held 15 August 2019. Out of 143 invitations, 133 EOIs were given to the Express Entry and Labour Impact category whereas 10 invitations were sent out to the Business Impact category.
Applicants who receive a provincial nomination are entitled to receive 600 additional points towards their overall Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS score. The PEI PNP’s Express Entry category is linked to the federal Express Entry System and allows the province to nominate Federal Skilled Worker Class, Federal Skilled Trade Class and Canadian Experience Class candidates for permanent residence.
The PEI PNP issued another 10 invitations under Business Impact categories to the candidates with a minimum score of 112 on the program’s point system under the Work Permit Stream. The potential candidates considering Prince Edward Island Nomination Program through Express Entry, Labour Impact and Business Impact categories must first submit an Expression of Interest. The highest EOI ranking candidates are then invited to apply for Canada PR. The August 15 draw invited the number of invitations as compared to previous July 18 draw.
Find out if you’re eligible to apply for Canada Permanent Residence through PEI PNP. For further information in this regard, connect with visa and immigration experts of Aptech Global.