British Columbia issued 195 ITAs to candidates through targeted and general draws on Aug 9, 2023.
BC PNP General Draw
The latest British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program draw processed 139 Invitations to Apply in the general draw. The BC PNP round of invitations focused on all occupations, including 35 Tech occupations. The General BC PNP draw issued ITAs under Express Entry and all streams of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) Skills Immigration streams.
BC PNP Targeted Draw
The Targeted BC PNP Draw invited 34 candidates under NOC 42202 of Early Childhood educators and assistants. The BC PNP Targeted Draw issued ITAs to 22 candidates having experience in healthcare occupations.
These are the cut-off scores of individual BC PNP streams in the recent draw:
- Skilled Workers – 107 points
- Skilled Workers Express Entry stream – 107 points
- International Graduates – 110 points
- International Graduates Express Entry – 110 points
- Entry-level and Semi-skilled – 88 points
- Targeted draw – 60 points
British Columbia Provincial immigration
British Columbia leverages provincial immigration as a principal resource to boost and support the economy. British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) is among the popular Provincial Nominee Programs among prospective immigrants seeking permanent residence. BC PNP ranks eligible applicants by assigning points on the points calculator by considering their education, work experience, language skills, and adaptability. British Columbia conducts regular rounds of invitations to select the highest-ranking candidates to apply for permanent residency.