Three provinces issued invitations in recent PNP draws from 16-23 January which includes Quebec, British Columbia, and Manitoba.
Individuals applying through different streams are targeted by each PNP draw as mentioned below:
On 16 February 2023, 1,011 candidates were invited to Quebec in the second Quebec Arrima Draw. Candidates with a score of 583 points or above can submit applications for permanent selection.
The draws were held for occupations like information systems analysts and consultants, computer network technicians, technical sales specialists – wholesale trade, computer engineers, user support technicians, interactive media developers, mechanical engineer technologists, registered nurses, manufacturing engineers, electrical engineers, civil engineers, kindergarten teachers, licensed practical nurses, information systems testing technicians, graphic designers, web designers, software engineers, database analysts, computer and information system managers, secondary school teachers, nurse aids, orderlies and patient service associates.
On 22 February 2023, 246 candidates were invited to the third British Columbia PNP. Candidates who scored between 60 and 103 were invited by British Columbia, they have the opportunity to apply for permanent residency in Canada. International Graduate and Skilled Worker categories were targeted by the draws, including Express Entry candidates. Semi-skilled and entry-level candidates were also included in this draw.
On 23 February 2023, 583 invitations were issued by Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program. A total of 505 candidates were invited to the Skilled Worker in Manitoba Stream, out of these candidates, 207 were from the occupation-specific selection stream and 298 from all occupations stream. 615 and 693 were the cut-off score for both streams respectively.
In the Skilled Worker Overseas stream, 27 invitations were issued to the candidates. 721 was the cut-off score for the stream. In the International Educational Stream, 51 invitations were issued to the candidates. 140 candidates who were having a valid Express Entry profile and a job seeker validation code were invited by MPNP (Manitoba Provincial Nominee Program)