195 candidates invited under the BC PNP draw on August 09

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BC PNP draw on August 09

195 candidates were invited under the BC PNP draw on August 09, 2023, the Government of British Columbia issued new invitations under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) and invited qualified Skills and Immigration candidates. 

In the general draw, the province invited 139 candidates. The minimum score for candidates invited to this draw was 88-110 points. 

The province issued 34 ITAs to candidates under the childcare-targeted draw for early childhood educators (NOC 42202). 

In the Healthcare-targeted draw, BC invited 22 candidates who scored 60 points. 

Latest BC PNP draw on August 09 Overview

The overview of the stream, minimum score, and targeted draws descriptions of the latest BC PNP Draw on August 09 are listed in the table below:

Date Invitations




August 9, 2023


Skilled Worker

107 General draw (includes tech occupations)
Skilled Worker – EEBC option


International Graduate


International Graduate – EEBC option


Entry Level and Semi-Skilled



Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option)


Targeted draw: Childcare: Early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 42202)



Targeted draw: Healthcare

In total, British Columbia issued 195 ITAs in this draw. This year, British Columbia has already invited 6,460 candidates.

Important factors of targeted BC PNP Invitation rounds

One or more of the following factors may be used to target ITAs to the Skills Immigration streams:

  • Education: level, field of study, and place of completion
  • Professional designations that are acceptable in BC
  • language proficiency
  • Occupation
  • length and level of work experience
  • the job’s salary and/or level of skill
  • want to settle down in a specific region and live there
  • Strategic goals are elements that support government pilot programs and initiatives or address specific labor market needs in British Columbia 


BC PNP Draws 2023

You can find out details on the most recent BC PNP draw 2023 their dates, the number of invitations to apply (ITAs) issued to submit nomination applications, the draw streams that were held, and any specific factors targeted. To know details of the complete BC PNP draws of 2023 Click here

BC PNP’s Skills Immigration Stream 

British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP), a Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) run by the province of British Columbia, contains a number of immigration streams referred to as British Columbia Skills Immigration. Workers and foreign graduates who have the skills, education, and/or experience necessary to effectively contribute to the BC economy may be nominated for permanent residence in Canada through the BC Skills Immigration programs.

The BC Skills Immigration program offers the following streams:

  • BC Skilled Worker
  • BC Healthcare Professional
  • BC International Graduate
  • BC International Post-Graduate
  • BC Entry Level and Semi-Skilled Worker

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