Quebec and British Columbia conducted PNP draws to invite applicants to provincial immigration
BC PNP Draw
British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program issued Invitations to Apply to over 364 applicants through the recent BC PNP draw on Oct 12.
Out of the total candidates receiving ITAs, 320 candidates were in a general draw. The ITAs included Express Entry candidates in International Graduates and Skilled Workers categories.
The minimum score for receiving ITAs in the latest BC PNP draw was 78 points for Semi-skilled and entry-level candidates. 25 Candidates in the Childhood Educators and Assistants occupation with a minimum of 60 points received ITAs.
19 Candidates in the Healthcare Worker occupation with a minimum of 60 points received ITAs. BC PNP draws issued invitations to healthcare assistants having a minimum score of 60.
Quebec PNP Draw
Quebec issued 1,195 Invitations to Apply under Quebec Regular Skilled Worker Program (QSWP).
The invitations included candidates having profiles in the Arrima portal. The minimum score for selection was lower at 597 points.
The earlier score in the Sep 19 draw was 620 points.
As an exception to the usual practice of holding a single draw per month, Quebec conducted three draws in the month of Sep 22. Candidates with an Invitation to Apply must submit applications by paying processing fees within 60 days of receiving the ITAs.