British Columbia invited around 195 immigration candidates to apply for provincial nomination for Canada PR in new PNP draw on April 5, 2022

BC PNP draw

B.C issued around 195 invitations to apply for provincial nomination in new immigration draws held on April 5.

Invitations were issued to candidates across five streams of the BC PNP – Express Entry BC, Skills Immigration, International Graduate, and Entry Level and Semi-Skilled.

A general draw invited 131 candidates with scores between 77 and 125. Another draw invited candidates with experience in BC’s priority occupations – tech, healthcare, childcare, & others.

Distribution of invitations in general draw:

Immigration Categories
Minimum Score
Total invitations issued

The Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry BC (EEBC) streams

SI – Skilled Worker 110  



Skilled Worker – EEBC option 125
SI – International Graduate 98
International Graduate – EEBC option 109
Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 77


Distribution of invitations in occupation-specific draws:

Total Invitations issued
Minimum provincial score
Occupation-specific  Draws Early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 4214)


43 70
Healthcare Workers


14 70
Health care assistants (NOC 3413)



<5 70
Other priority occupations (NOCs 3114, 3213) <5 70

The British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) allows the Canadian province of B.C. to select and nominate qualified foreign workers and international graduates for Canadian permanent residency.

After getting a nomination from BC PNP, successful immigration candidates can apply to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) for Canada PR Visa for themselves and their eligible family members.

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