British Columbia BCPNP draw invites 494 candidates

British Columbia BCPNP has issued 494 invitations under Skills Immigration and Express Entry category of BCPNP in the draw on February 16, 2021.

BCPNP issued 459 invitations in the S.I. – Skilled Worker, S.I. – International Graduate, S.I. – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled, EEBC – Skilled Worker, EEBC – International Graduate categories.

Further, BC also invited 35 candidates who work as retail and wholesale trade managers [NOC 0621] as well as restaurant and food service managers [NOC 0631] . 

The minimum provincial score cut off for this draw was 85.

The 35 candidates invited under retail and wholesale trade managers [NOC 0621] as well as restaurant and food service managers [NOC 0631] required a minimum score of 120 points.

British Columbia did not provide a breakdown of invitations issued in each category.

Summary of British Columbia BCPNP draw (February 16, 2021):
S.I. – Skilled Worker – required a score of 98
S.I. – International Graduate – required a score of 94
S.I. – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled – required a score of 85
EEBC – Skilled Worker – required a score of 104
EEBC – International Graduate – required a score of 94

The BC PNP Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC (EEBC) streams are for workers or international graduates with the skills, education and experience required for high-demand occupations in B.C.

British Columbia PNP Skills Immigration categories:

Skills Immigration – Skilled Worker
Skills Immigration – Healthcare Professional
Skills Immigration – International Graduate
Skills Immigration – International Post-Graduate
Skills Immigration – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled (Including employment in the Northeast Development Region of B.C.)
Express Entry BC categories:

Express Entry BC – Skilled Worker
Express Entry BC – Healthcare Professional
Express Entry BC – International Graduate
Express Entry BC – International Post-Graduate

Download British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program Skills Immigration and Express Entry BC Program Guide

British Columbia invites registrants in the following categories under the British Columbia PNP:

Skills Immigration — Skilled Worker

Skills Immigration — International Graduate

Skills Immigration — Entry Level and Semi-Skilled

Express Entry BC — Skilled Worker

Express Entry BC — International Graduate

Entrepreneur Immigration – Base Category

Entrepreneur Immigration – Regional Pilot

This was the 8th British Columbia BCPNP draw of 2021 and invited 1308 candidates in 2021.