British Columbia held a new draw

On August 3, 2021, British Columbia conducted two draws in the Skills Immigration (SI) and Express Entry British Columbia (EEBC) categories of the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP). In the general draw, the province issued 361 invitations.

•            Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker 91

•            Skills Immigration – International Graduate 79 (-3 points)

•            Skills Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled 74 (-1 point)

•            Express Entry British Columbia – Skilled Worker 89 (-1 point)

•            Express Entry British Columbia – International Graduate 77 (-4 points)

The second round of the day targeted only candidates in NOC 0621 – Retail and Wholesale Trade Managers and NOC 0631 – Restaurant and Food Service Managers. BCPNP invited 13 such candidates. Both NOCs have a high number of registrants within the BC PNP Skills Immigration Registration System. The lowest score of those candidates was 107 points, the same as it was in the previous draw for these NOCs. In total, British Columbia issued 7,041 ITAs under the BCPNP in 2021.

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