BC invited over 200 skilled candidates under the BC PNP recent draw

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BC PNP recent draw

On May 16, 2023, the Government of British Columbia issued new invitations under the BC PNP recent draw and invited qualified Skills and Immigration candidates. 

In the general draw, the province invited 162 candidates. The minimum score for candidates invited to this draw was 85-107 points. 

The province issued 29 ITAs to candidates under the childcare-targeted draw for early childhood educators (NOC 42202). 

In the Healthcare-targeted draw, BC invited 11 candidates who scored 60 points. 

In total, the province issued 202 ITAs in this draw. This year, British Columbia has already invited 4,252 candidates.


Overview of the BC PNP recent draw May 16, 2023

From the BC PNP’s recent draw to the previous general draw, the cutoff score has not changed for any of the categories. The descriptions, number of invitations, and cutoff scores are laid down in the table below.

Number of 







Skilled Worker

Skilled Worker – EEBC option

International Graduate

International Graduate – EEBC option

Entry Level and Semi-Skilled






General draw

(includes tech occupations)


Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option)60

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


Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option)60

Targeted draw: Healthcare


BC PNP Processing Time 2023

The processing times for applications to the BC Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP) indicate how long it takes for us to process applications. 

Skills Immigration3 Months
Post-nomination requests3 Months

Based on 80% of cases, program processing times start when your complete applications are received. Depending on program capacity, processing times may vary.

Also, Read: 

Overview of all BC PNP Draws 2023

British Columbia Invited Skilled And Tech Workers

The latest British Columbia PNP Draw Invites 132 Candidates

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