New British Columbia PNP Draw issues 225 invitations to skilled candidates

Author: Admin | | Categories: British Columbia

new British Columbia PNP Draw

On September 19, 2023, the Government of British Columbia held new British Columbia PNP Draw invitation draws under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BCPNP) and invited qualified Skills Immigration candidates. 

In the general draw, BC invited 147 candidates. The minimum score for candidates invited to this draw was 89-111 points. 

The province issued 51 ITAs to candidates under the childcare-targeted draw for early childhood educators (NOC 42202). 

In the Healthcare-targeted draw, BC invited 27 candidates who scored 60 points. 

As a candidate, you can work with an immigration specialist. Fill out the form to Get an assessment from an experienced and licensed immigration consultant.

New British Columbia PNP Draw results overview

The latest British Columbia PNP draw was split into two categories: General and targeted. The results of the BC PNP draw can be overviewed in the table below:

Date Draw type Stream Minimum


Number of invitations

September 19, 2023 General (includes tech occupations) Skilled Worker



Skilled Worker – EEBC option


International Graduate


International Graduate – EEBC option


Entry Level and Semi-Skilled


Childcare: Early childhood educators and assistants (NOC 42202) Skilled Worker, International Graduate (includes EEBC option)






In total, British Columbia issued 225 ITAs in this draw. This year, British Columbia has already invited 7,643 candidates.


Important factors of targeted BC PNP Skills Immigration Stream

Invitations to apply for the BC PNP Skills Immigration streams may be targeted based on one or more of the following criteria:

  • 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.

Join our RSS Feed 


Want to know more details about British Columbia issues 225 invitations to skilled candidates under the BC PNP you can contact one of our immigration specialists at  Gunness & Associates.


Tel: (416) 604-2669 


Gunness & Associates has helped thousands of people successfully immigrate to Canada with their families. Our skilled and experienced immigration experts have the expertise to accurately examine your case and advise you on the best method of proceeding to best serve your needs.


For honest and straightforward advice, contact the experts

at Gunness & Associates

Get a free Assessment 

Join our newsletter and get up-to-date immigration news Click here

All rights reserved ©2023 Gunness & Associates