PR: (Provincial nominee Program (PNP) (Paper based process (You apply to…
Provincial nominee Program (PNP)
want to live in that province
This program is for workers who:
want to become permanent residents of Canada
Have the skills, education and work experience to contribute to the economy of a specific province or territory
Paper based process
You apply to the province or territory for nomination under a non-Express Entry stream.
Meet the eligibility requirements of the province that nominates you.
Once nominated, submit a paper application for permanent residence to Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada.
Pass medical exam
Pass police background check
Express Entry via PNP
You contact the province or territory and apply for a nomination under an Express Entry stream.
If the province or territory agrees to nominate you, you create an Express Entry profile (or update your profile if you already have one) and show you have been nominated.
You create an Express Entry profile and show the provinces and territories you’re interested in.
If a province or territory sends you a “notification of interest” to your account, you contact them directly.
You apply to their Express Entry stream:
If you’re nominated, the province will offer it to you through your account, and you accept it electronically.
If you are invited to apply, you submit an electronic application to IRCC.
To apply under Ontario’s Express Entry streams, you must have a profile in the federal government’s Express Entry system and receive a Notification of Interest from Ontario.
Human Capital Priorities Stream*
French-Speaking Skilled Worker Stream*
REFER TO CHART TITLED: Onario PNP