Prince Edward Island conducted its scheduled draw on May 20, 2021 and invited 155 candidates in various categories of immigration.
89% of the invitations in this PEI PNP draw were issued under Express Entry and the rest were issued in Business Work Permit Entrepreneur category.
The next PEI PNP draw is scheduled on June 17, 2021.
Prince Edward Island has been conducting it’s pnp draws on regular basis as per the planned schedule. Here is the list of all upcoming draws for rest of the year:
June 17, 2021
July 15, 2021
August 19, 2021
September 16, 2021
October 21, 2021
November 18, 2021
December 16, 2021
At this point in time, Prince Edward Island is inviting candidates who are either living there or have a job offer in PEI.
PEI PNP Expression of Interest Draws:
|Invitation Date||Business Work Permit|
|Minimum Point Threshold|
for Business Invitations
|Labour & Express Entry Invitations||Invitation Totals|
over last 12 months
|Jun 10, 2020 *||–||–||9||9|
|Jun 18, 2020 *||–||–||10||10|
|Jun 23, 2020 *||20||117||71||91|
|Jul 10, 2020||–||–||8||8|
|Jul 16, 2020 **||29||117||158||187|
|Jul 31, 2020||–||–||8||8|
|Aug 11, 2020||–||–||8||8|
|Aug 20, 2020 ***||28||112||277||305|
|Sep 17, 2020||32||102||313||345|
|Oct 15, 2020||27||97||184||211|
|Nov 19, 2020||33||92||221||254|
|Dec 17, 2020||21||85||174||195|
|Jan 21, 2021||15||80||196||211|
|Feb 18, 2021||19||82||102||121|
|Mar 18, 2021||10||70||140||150|
|Apr 15, 2021||16||75||140||156|
|May 20, 2021||17||80||138||155|
Upon successful application, the candidates receive an additional 600 CRS points in their Express Entry profile. This virtually guarantees an invitation through the Express Entry system.
Canada has a goal to invite over 1.2 million immigrants over the next three years. Refer to Canada immigration target 2021-2023.
Canada ranks Express Entry candidates in the pool using a points-based system called the Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS). About every 2 weeks, IRCC invites the top candidates in the pool to apply for permanent residence during rounds of invitations.
Further discussion can be found in our Canada Immigration Forum
PEI PNP EOI system
Candidates who want to immigrate through Prince Edward Island’s Provincial Nominee Program (PNP) need to register an Expression of Interest with PEIPNP program.
Once they register, they are eligible to receive an invitation through the Express Entry or Business/Entrepreneur category if they qualify.
Check the Prince Edward Island Provincial Nominee Program page for details on each category and understand how to apply it under PEI PNP.
How does the new PEI Expression of Interest System work?
Immigration through the Prince Edward Island through Business Impact Category, Express Entry or Labour Impact Category is a three-step process:
Time needed: 10 minutes.
Steps to apply for PEI PNP:
- Create an account and submit your profile to the Expression of Interest system.
- The highest-scoring, qualified candidates with a connection to Prince Edward Island will be invited to submit an application to the PEI PNP by our Office.
- Following a thorough review of the paper application submitted to the Office of Immigration, Prince Edward Island nominates successful candidates to apply to the Government of Canada for permanent residency.