BC pnp draw

BC PNP issued 237 invitations in latest Covid-19 impacted draw

British Columbia conducted the latest draw on 7 May 2020, under the British Columbia Provincial Nominee Program (BC PNP), and issued 237 Invitations to the candidates under a total of 5 sub-streams of Express Entry BC and Skills Immigration streams.

Draw were categorized as follows :

Invitation issued under Express Entry BC Stream :

  • EEBC-skilled worker, with a minimum score of 108.
  • EEBC – International Graduate with a minimum score of 106.

Learn more : How to get ECA

This stream is aligned with the federal Express Entry profile. Under the Express Entry BC stream, candidates must have an active Express Entry profile, and 600 points are issued in their Express Entry profile upon successful nomination.

Invitation issued under Skilled Immigration Category :

  • SI – Skilled Worker with a minimum score of 102
  • SI – International Graduate with a minimum score of 106
  • SI – Entry Level and Semi-Skilled with a minimum score of 83

Learn more : How to apply Canada Express Entry in 10 easy steps.

Candidates those who got BC PNP Invitations , have to submit the complete within 30 days of issuing the invitation.

This draw of BC PNP invitations, is affected by the Covid -19 pandemics. As following NOC are excluded for this Draw:

Sr noNOC CodeTitle
10621Retail and wholesale trade managers
20631Restaurant and foodservice managers
30632Accommodation service managers
40651Managers in customer and personal services, n.e.c.
53236Massage therapists
66211Retail sales supervisors
76311Food service supervisors
86313Accommodation, travel, tourism and related services supervisors
116341Hairstylists and barbers
126421Retail salespersons
136511Maîtres d’hôtel and hosts/hostesses
156513Food and beverage servers
166521Travel counsellors
176522Pursers and flight attendants
186523Airline ticket and service agents
196524Ground and water transport ticket agents, cargo service representatives and related clerks
206525Hotel front desk clerks
216531Tour and travel guides
226532Outdoor sport and recreational guides
236533Casino occupations
246562Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations
256564Other personal service occupations
276621Service station attendants
286711Food counter attendants, kitchen helpers and related support occupations
296721Support occupations in accommodation, travel and facilities set-up services
306722Operators and attendants in amusement, recreation and sport
316731Light duty cleaners

Business-related to these NOC are affected by the lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as a result, the demand for these occupations is declined in the province. This is not the first stream that is affected by the Coronavirus.

Earlier CIC conducted only CEC and PNP draws at the Federal level and not conducted all stream draw since 4 March 2020. Apart from this Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) also made changes in their intake pattern due to the COVID-10 pandemics

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